Darwin: A Life in Poems

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This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin, by Ruth Padel, an acclaimed British poet and a direct descendant of the famous scientist. Charles Darwin, born in 1809, lost his mother at the age of eight, repressed all memory of her, and poured his passion into solitary walks, newt collecting, and shooting. His five-year voyage on H.M.S. "Beagle, "when he was in his twenties, changed his life. Afterward, he began publishing his findings and working privately on ...

Darwin: A Life in Poems 2012, Knopf Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780375711923

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Darwin: A Life in Poems 2010, Vintage Books

ISBN-13: 9780099547051

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Darwin: A Life in Poems 2009, Chatto & Windus

ISBN-13: 9780701183851

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Darwin: A Life in Poems 2009, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307272393

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