The Resource Darwin's dogs : how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution, (electronic resource)

Darwin's dogs : how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution, (electronic resource)

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Darwin's dogs : how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution
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Darwin's dogs
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how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution
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eng
Summary
If you have ever looked at a dog waiting to go for a walk and thought there was something age-old and almost human about his sad expression, you're not alone; Charles Darwin did exactly the same. But Darwin didn't just stop at feeling that there was some connection between humans and dogs. English gentleman naturalist, great pioneer of the theory of evolution and incurable dog-lover, Darwin used his much-loved dogs as evidence in his continuing argument that all animals including human beings, descended from one common ancestor. From his fondly written letters home enquiring after the health of family pets to his profound scientific consideration of the ancestry of the domesticated dog, Emma Townshend looks at Darwin's life and work from a uniquely canine perspective
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Midwest
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Townshend, Emma
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576.82092
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non fiction
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Naturalists
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Dogs
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Darwin's dogs : how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11958379
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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MWT11958379
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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rdamedia
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MWT11958379
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Label
Darwin's dogs : how Darwin's pets helped form a world-changing theory of evolution, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11958379
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11958379
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11958379
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11958379
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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