A long-overdue biography of the Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual.
A magnificent two-volume biography.
Part 2 of an entertaining two-part biography of Charles Darwin.
Part 1 of an entertaining two-part biography of Charles Darwin.
I've just posted three new book reviews in the Books section.
Review of ‘The Invention of Science: a new history of the Scientific Revolution’.
'A Buzz in the Meadow' by Dave Goulson.
‘A Rough Ride to the Future’ by James Lovelock.
‘A Sting in the Tale’ by Dave Goulson, and ‘The Book of Barely Imagined Beings’ by Caspar Henderson.
New in the Friends of Charles Darwin book reviews section, a review of ‘Darwin's Apprentice: an archaeological biography of John Lubbock’ by Janet Owen.