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  • The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animalsby Charles Darwin

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 13.99

    In this highly readable study, one of the great pioneers of modern science examines how people and animals display varieties of emotions via their facial expressions. British naturalist Charles Darwin--who expounded the theory of evolution by natural selection, the principle that launched a scientific revolution?based this survey on his personal observations.... more...

  • Quantitative Zoologyby George Gaylord Simpson; Anne Roe; Richard C. Lewontin

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 26.95

    This classic work focuses on the gathering, handling, and interpretation of numerical data from zoological investigations. Its simple exposition features numerous fully worked and explained examples. "Excellent." ? Florida Scientist. more...

  • Mendel's Principles of Heredityby William Bateson; Gregor Mendel

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 29.95

    Six years after Charles Darwin announced his theory of evolution to the world, Gregor Mendel began studying the inheritance of traits in pea plants. Mendel's research led to his discovery of dominant and recessive traits and other facts of evolution, which he reported in his groundbreaking 1865 paper, Experiments in Plant Hybridization . His findings... more...

  • The Ideas of Biologyby John Tyler Bonner

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 10.95

    Using evolution as the central theme, these concise essays explore the foundations of modern biology, focusing on heredity, embryonic development, and ultimately, relations between organisms and their environment. 24 black-and-white figures. more...

  • From Raindrops to Volcanoesby Duncan C. Blanchard

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 11.95

    A fascinating, easily digestible book that takes readers into the realms of meteorology, oceanography, physics, chemistry, and volcanology. "Packed with interesting and significant information." ? Florida Scientist . 57 illustrations. more...

  • An Introduction to Mathematical Taxonomyby G. Dunn; B. S. Everitt

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 9.99

    For students of mathematical biology, an introduction to taxonomic characters, measurement of similarity, analysis of principal components, multidimensional scaling, cluster analysis, identification and assignment techniques, and the construction of evolutionary trees. more...

  • Man's Place in Natureby Thomas H. Huxley

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 11.95

    A concise, nontechnical survey of primate and human paleontology and ethology, this 1863 work applies the principles of evolution directly to the human race. Immensely readable, it reflects numerous stylistic gifts. more...

  • An Introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicineby Claude Bernard

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 14.95

    The basic principles of scientific research from the great French physiologist whose contributions in the 19th century included the discovery of vasomotor nerves; nature of curare and other poisons in human body; more. more...

  • Essay on Classificationby Louis Agassiz

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 22.95

    A major influence on the development of American scientific culture, Swiss-born Louis Agassiz (1807?73) was one of the great scientists of his day. A student of anatomist Georges Cuvier, Agassiz adapted his teacher's pioneering techniques of comparative anatomy to paleontology, and he rose to prominence as a distinguished systematist, paleontologist,... more...

  • Biophysical Ecologyby David M. Gates

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 34.95

    This illustrated classic discusses radiation, convection, conduction, and evaporation, surveying methods for the study of photosynthesis in plants and energy budgets in animals. "Coherent and comprehensible." ? The American Biology Teacher. more...