Pioneers of Evolution from Thales to Huxley by Edward Clodd

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Author Clodd, Edward, 1840-1930
LoC No. 05040734
Title Pioneers of Evolution from Thales to Huxley
With an Intermediate Chapter on the Causes of Arrest of the Movement
Contents pt. I. Pioneers of evolution from Thales to Lucretius, B.C. 600-A.D. 50 -- pt. II. The arrest of inquiry, A.D. 50-A.D. 1600: 1. From the early Christian period to the time of Augustine, A.D. 50-A.D. 400. 2. From Augustine to Lord Bacon, A.D. 400-A.D. 1600 -- pt. 3. The renascence of science, A.D. 1600 onward -- pt. IV. Modern evolution: 1. Darwin and Wallace. 2. Herbert Spencer. 3. Thomas Henry Huxley.
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Language English
LoC Class QH: Science: Natural history
Subject Huxley, Thomas Henry, 1825-1895
Subject Evolution (Biology) -- History
Subject Spencer, Herbert, 1820-1903
Subject Philosophy -- History
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