About this book
Subtitled, "Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure In Fitzroy's Famous Survey Ship". 2009 marks the bi-centenary of the birth of Darwin, and the 150th anniversary of the publication of his ground-breaking "On The Origin Of Species". There will be major documentaries, debates and exhibitions about his work, and a film planned about his life. Illustrated.
2009 marks the bi-centennary of the birth of Charles Darwin and the 150th anniversary of his ground-breaking publication On the Origin of Species (1859).