The adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the lost hero of science.
Relentlessly unsubtle wholesome fun.
His other legacy.
An archaeological biography of John Lubbock
Shamelessly perpetuating a Darwinian myth.
A useful booklet about Darwin's Cambridge connections.
A very readable biography about the co-discoverer of Natural Selection—the man who nearly scooped Darwin.
The biography of John Stephens Henslow, Charles Darwin's tutor at university, and an all-round, thoroughly good chap.
A collective biography of a remarkable group of friends.
Handy analysis of Darwin's procrastination over publishing Origin of Species.