• Natural history

The Advancement of Science

Occasional Essays & Addresses
Author: Sir Edwin Ray Lankester
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Natural history
Page: 387
View: 1059

    • History

The Advancement of Science. Occasional Essays & Addresses


Author: Lankester E. Ray (Edwin Ray)
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 9781110723676
Category: History
Page: 398
View: 1197
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    • History

The Advancement of Science. Occasional Essays & Addresses


Author: E. Ray Lankester
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 9781378692936
Category: History
Page: 402
View: 3289
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    • Arthurian romances

Essays on Lord Tennyson's Idylls of the King


Author: Harold Littledale
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Arthurian romances
Page: 308
View: 8714
This 1893 volume offers a collection of essays examining Tennyson's poem cycle on the Arthurian legend.

The Flower Of Forgiveness


Author: Flora Annie Steel
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
Page: N.A
View: 6298


    • History

Darwinism, War and History

The Debate Over the Biology of War from the 'Origin of Species' to the First World War
Author: David Paul Crook
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521466455
Category: History
Page: 306
View: 9088
An exciting reinterpretation of Social Darwinism, questioning conventional assumptions and proffering an alternative reading of a discourse of 'peace biology'.


Sir Tom


Author: Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret)
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
Page: 545
View: 1617

A Modern Buccaneer


Author: Rolf Boldrewood
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
Page: N.A
View: 1841


    • History

Contesting Cultural Authority

Essays in Victorian Intellectual Life
Author: Frank M. Turner
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521372572
Category: History
Page: 368
View: 7626
A volume of essays which constitutes a major overview of the Victorian intellectual enterprise.


    • History

The Eclipse of Darwinism

Anti-Darwinian Evolution Theories in the Decades Around 1900
Author: Peter J. Bowler
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801843914
Category: History
Page: 291
View: 621
In this pioneering study of the first major challenges to Darwinism, Peter J. Bowler examines the competing theories of evolution, identifies their intellectual origins, and describes the process by which the modern concept of evolution emerged. Describing the variety of influences that drove scientists to challenge Darwin's conclusions, Bowler reevaluates the influence of social forces on the scientific community and explores the broad philosophical, ideological, and social implications of scientific theories.

    • History

The Pulse of Modernism

Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Sicle Europe
Author: Robert Michael Brain
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805781
Category: History
Page: 384
View: 4516
Robert Brain traces the origins of artistic modernism to specific technologies of perception developed in late-nineteenth-century laboratories. Brain argues that the thriving fin-de-si�cle field of �physiological aesthetics,� which sought physiological explanations for the capacity to appreciate beauty and art, changed the way poets, artists, and musicians worked and brought a dramatic transformation to the idea of art itself.





    • Boys

Tim


Author: Howard Overing Sturgis
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Boys
Page: 318
View: 5287