The Origin of Species
One of the most important and groundbreaking scientific publications ever written, Darwin's exploration of the evolutionary process revolutionised the biological sciences and changed the way we see life in the world.
Forced to question ideas of Creation and cosmogony, nineteenth century readers were faced with Darwin's theories law of natural selection and the randomness of evolution, causing massive controversy at the time. Darwin's theories went on to become integral to the way we understand the life sciences, and provide the backbone to modern biology, palaeontology and taxonomy.
- Author: Charles Darwin
- ISBN: 9780007902231
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Date of Publication: March 2012
- Number of Pages: 624
- Product Dimensions (cm): 11.1 x 17.8 x 3.9