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Published: 26 March 1987

306 Pages | 15 illus.

ISBN: 9780195041385

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The Cuvier-Geoffrey Debate

French Biology in the Decades before Darwin

Toby A. Appel

Monographs on the History and Philosophy of Biology

Explores the historical and scientific issues that made comparative anatomy central to 19th-century biology and fostered the development of Darwin's theory of evolution.