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The Growth of Biological Thought free pdf No one in this century can speak with greater authority on the progress of ideas in biology than Ernst Mayr. And no book has ever established the life sciences so firmly in the mainstream of Western intellectual history as "The Growth of Biological Thought." Ten years in preparation, this is a work of epic proportions, tracing the development of the major problems of biology from the earliest attempts to find order in the diversity of life, to modern research into the mechanisms of gene transmission.

About Ernst Mayr

Ernst Mayr is Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, Emeritus, at Harvard University. He is also the recipient of numerous honorary degrees and awards, including the Crafoord Prize for Biology, the National Medal of Science, the Balzan Prize, and the Japan Prize.

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Author : Ernst Mayr
Publisher : Harvard University Press
Data Published : 01 July 1985
ISBN : 0674364465
EAN : 9780674364462
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 974 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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