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Alfred Russell Wallace

letters and reminiscences

by Alfred Russel Wallace

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Published by Cassell in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Correspondance,
  • Biographies,
  • Naturalistes,
  • Biography,
  • Naturalists

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Marchant ; with two photogravures and eight half-tone plates
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 9-90627-9-90628
    ContributionsMarchant, James, Sir, 1867-1956
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 microfiches (352 fr.)
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24974697M
    ISBN 100659906279, 0659906287
    OCLC/WorldCa66007031

    Facts about Alfred Russel Wallace 9: Malay Archipelago. When he was in Malay Archipelago, he collected at least , specimens. Most of them were beetles. Facts about Alfred Russel Wallace The Malay Archipelago. After he made exploration in Malay Archipelago, he wrote a book with the title The Malay Archipelago and published in Alfred Russel Wallace was a British scientist and explorer, best known for discovering the concept of evolution by natural selection. This biography of Alfred Wallace provides information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

    On the Organic Law of Change: A Facsimile Edition and Annotated Transcription of Alfred Russel Wallace's Species Notebook of by Alfred Russel Wallace and Executive James T . Alfred Russel Wallace OM, FRS (8 January – 7 November ) was a British naturalist, explorer, biologist and social is best known for proposing a theory of natural was published in together with Charles Darwin's idea.. Wallace did extensive natural history exploring. He went first to the Amazon River basin with Henry Walter Bates, and later to Malaya and.

    By: Alfred Russel Wallace () In Wallace wrote the short book Is Mars Habitable? to criticize the claims made by Percival Lowell that there were Martian canals built by intelligent beings. Wallace did months of research, consulted various experts, and produced his own scientific analysis of the Martian climate and atmospheric conditions.5/5(1).   The Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace – review In this book the naturalist and explorer who lived in Darwin's shadow reveals himself to be a truly extraordinary figure.


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InAlfred Russel Wallace, aged thirty-five, weak with malaria, isolated in the Spice Islands, wrote to Charles Darwin: he had, he said excitedly, worked out a theory of natural selection.

Darwin was aghast — his work of decades was about to be scooped. Within two weeks, his outline and Wallace’s paper were presented jointly in London.

Alfred Russel Wallace, eminent naturalist and codiscoverer of the principle of natural selection, was a major participant in the antivaccination campaigns in late 19th-century England. Wallace combined social reformism and quantitative arguments to undermine the claims of provaccinationists and had a major impact on the debate.

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