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Evolution's Workshop: God and Science on the Galapagos Islands

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By: Edward J Larson

320 pages, B/w illus

Penguin Books

Paperback | Dec 2002 | #126039 | ISBN: 0141005033
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Hardback | Jul 2001 | #122290 | ISBN: 0713995807
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About this book

Tells the story of Darwin's explorations on the Galapagos Islands; the fabulous Gilded Age expeditions, run from rich men's gigantic yachts, that featured rough-and-ready science during the day and black-tie dinners every night; the struggle for control of research on the Galapagos; the current efforts by "creation scientists" to use the Galapagos to undercut evolutionary teaching; and many other compelling stories.


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