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The Resource Charles and Emma : the Darwins' leap of faith, Deborah Heiligman

Charles and Emma : the Darwins' leap of faith, Deborah Heiligman

Label
Charles and Emma : the Darwins' leap of faith
Title
Charles and Emma
Title remainder
the Darwins' leap of faith
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Heiligman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Provides an account of Charles Darwin's life and evolutionary theory, examining how his personal life affected his work and vice versa because of his wife's strong religious beliefs
  • Charles Darwin and his wife, Emma, were deeply in love and very supportive of each other, but their opinions often clashed. Emma was extremely religious, and Charles questioned God's very existence
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heiligman, Deborah
Dewey number
576.8/2092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1020L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QH31.D2
LC item number
H42 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Emma Wedgwood
  • Darwin, Emma Wedgwood
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Naturalists
  • Naturalists
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Charles and Emma : the Darwins' leap of faith, Deborah Heiligman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805087215
Lccn
2008026091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn192082404
  • 493533
Label
Charles and Emma : the Darwins' leap of faith, Deborah Heiligman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805087215
Lccn
2008026091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn192082404
  • 493533

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