The Book That Changed America
How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited A NationeBook - 2017
Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social reformers, including Henry David Thoreau and Bronson Alcott, against a backdrop of growing tensions and transcendental idealism in 1860 America.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Penguin Publishing Group, 2017
Characteristics: 1 online resource