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The Resource Charles Darwin's On the origin of species, adapted by Rebecca Stefoff ; with illustrations by Teagan White

Charles Darwin's On the origin of species, adapted by Rebecca Stefoff ; with illustrations by Teagan White

Label
Charles Darwin's On the origin of species
Title
Charles Darwin's On the origin of species
Statement of responsibility
adapted by Rebecca Stefoff ; with illustrations by Teagan White
Title variation
On the origin of species
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles Darwin's famous theory of natural selection shook the world of science to its core, challenging centuries of orthodox beliefs about life itself. Darwin's boundary-shattering treatise was captured in On the Origin of Species, originally published in 1859, a groundbreaking and detailed study on ecological interrelatedness, the complexity of animal and plant life, and the realities of evolution. This Young Reader's Edition makes Darwin's cornerstone of modern science accessible to readers of all ages. Meticulously curated to honor Darwin's original text, this compelling edition also provides contemporary insight, photographs, illustrations, and more. This adaptation is a must-have for any reader with a curious mind and the desire to explore one of the most influential books of our time
Summary
An illustrated edition of Charles Darwin's cornerstone theory of natural selection introduces his study on ecology and evolution
Writing style
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10733535
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
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Stefoff, Rebecca
Dewey number
576.8/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1140
  • 1140
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1809-1882
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • White, Teagan
  • Darwin, Charles
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True
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  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Evolution
  • Heredity
  • Heredity
  • Evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Biology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / History of Science
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Zoology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Charles Darwin's On the origin of species, adapted by Rebecca Stefoff ; with illustrations by Teagan White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rules and mules
  • Reading the rocks
  • The rise and fall of species
  • The geography of life
  • What living things share
  • This view of life
  • Darwin's great discovery
  • Sporting plants and blue pigeons
  • Drawing borders between species
  • The struggle for life
  • Survival of the fittest
  • The horse's stripes
  • Difficulties of my theory
  • Instinct
Control code
on1020304115
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm
Edition
  • Young readers edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781481462495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017042047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781481462495
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1020304115
Label
Charles Darwin's On the origin of species, adapted by Rebecca Stefoff ; with illustrations by Teagan White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rules and mules
  • Reading the rocks
  • The rise and fall of species
  • The geography of life
  • What living things share
  • This view of life
  • Darwin's great discovery
  • Sporting plants and blue pigeons
  • Drawing borders between species
  • The struggle for life
  • Survival of the fittest
  • The horse's stripes
  • Difficulties of my theory
  • Instinct
Control code
on1020304115
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm
Edition
  • Young readers edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781481462495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017042047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781481462495
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1020304115

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