Tag Archives: reviews

Book review: ‘The Ascent of John Tyndall’ by Roland Jackson

A long-overdue biography of the Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual.

Book reviews: ‘Charles Darwin: Voyaging’ • ‘Charles Darwin: The Power of Place’

A magnificent two-volume biography.

Book review: ‘Charles Darwin: Vol.2: The Power of Place’ by Janet Browne

Part 2 of an entertaining two-part biography of Charles Darwin.

Book review: ‘Charles Darwin: Vol.1: Voyaging’ by Janet Browne

Part 1 of an entertaining two-part biography of Charles Darwin.

Three new book reviews

I've just posted three new book reviews in the Books section.

Book Review: ‘The Invention of Science’ by David Wootton

Review of ‘The Invention of Science: a new history of the Scientific Revolution’.

New book review

'A Buzz in the Meadow' by Dave Goulson.

Another new book review

‘A Rough Ride to the Future’ by James Lovelock.

New book reviews

‘A Sting in the Tale’ by Dave Goulson, and ‘The Book of Barely Imagined Beings’ by Caspar Henderson.

New book review

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.