The Book That Changed America

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143130099
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Creating a rich tableau of nineteenth-century American intellectual culture, as well as providing a fascinating biography of perhaps the single most important idea of that time, The Book That Changed America is also an account of issues and ...

The Book That Changed America

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698186672
Size: 72.89 MB
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Creating a rich tableau of nineteenth-century American intellectual culture, as well as providing a fascinating biography of perhaps the single most important idea of that time, The Book That Changed America is also an account of issues and ...

The Book That Changed America

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 052542833X
Size: 15.34 MB
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Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social reformers, including Henry David Thoreau and Bronson Alcott, against a backdrop of growing tensions and transcendental ...

Was Hitler A Darwinian

Author: Robert J. Richards
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022605909X
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In this collection of essays, Robert J. Richards argues that this orthodox view is wrongheaded.

From Battlefields Rising

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199792658
Size: 61.44 MB
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Now available in paperback, From Battlefields Rising explores the profound impact of the war on writers including Walt Whitman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Emily Dickinson, and Frederick Douglass.

Dealing With Darwin

Author: David N. Livingstone
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421413264
Size: 64.84 MB
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" Dealing with Darwin shows the profound extent to which theological debates about evolution were rooted in such matters as anxieties over control of education, the politics of race relations, the nature of local scientific traditions, and ...

Emerson S Ghosts

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195313925
Size: 75.89 MB
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This study examines the way influential 20th century critics have understood and deployed Emerson as part of their own larger projects aimed at reconceiving America

The Evolution Of Theodosius Dobzhansky

Author: Mark B. Adams
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400863805
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This volume not only offers an intellectual biography of one of the most important biologists and social thinkers of the twentieth century but also illuminates the development of evolutionary studies in Russia and in the West.

Banquet At Delmonico S

Author: Barry Werth
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226893847
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In Banquet at Delmonico’s, Barry Werth draws readers inside the circle of intellectuals, scientists, politicians, businessmen, and clergymen who brought Charles Darwin’s controversial ideas to post-Civil-War America.