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The Resource Darwin's sacred cause : race, slavery and the quest for human origins, Adrian Desmond and James Moore

Darwin's sacred cause : race, slavery and the quest for human origins, Adrian Desmond and James Moore

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Darwin's sacred cause : race, slavery and the quest for human origins
Title
Darwin's sacred cause
Title remainder
race, slavery and the quest for human origins
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Desmond and James Moore
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By examining Darwin's manuscripts and correspondence (published and unpublished) and covert notebooks, the author put forward the argument that Darwin's hatred of slavery shaped his ideas and laid the foundations for his revolutionary ideas
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1947-
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Desmond, Adrian J.
Dewey number
  • 576.8'2'092
  • 576.82
  • 920 DARW
  • 576.82092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1947-
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Moore, James R.
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Antislavery movements
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
Darwin's sacred cause : race, slavery and the quest for human origins, Adrian Desmond and James Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Ill. and text on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846140358
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 484 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846140358
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Darwin's sacred cause : race, slavery and the quest for human origins, Adrian Desmond and James Moore
Publication
Note
Ill. and text on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846140358
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 484 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846140358
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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