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The Resource Darwin's apprentice : an archaeological biography John Lubbock, Janet Owen

Darwin's apprentice : an archaeological biography John Lubbock, Janet Owen

Label
Darwin's apprentice : an archaeological biography John Lubbock
Title
Darwin's apprentice
Title remainder
an archaeological biography John Lubbock
Statement of responsibility
Janet Owen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Darwin's Apprentice is a unique book telling the story of an important yet often forgotten Darwinist, Sir John Lubbock, through the eyes of his archaeological and ethnographic collection. Both man and collection were witness to an extraordinary moment in the history of science and archaeology - the emotive scientific, religious and philosophical debate which was triggered by the publication of Darwin's On the Origin of Species in 1859. Darwin's Apprentice looks at Lubbock's critical, yet often over looked, role in the Darwinian campaign, including the ways in which Lubbock's collections shaped
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owen, Janet
Dewey number
930.1092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH31.L795
LC item number
O54 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lubbock, John
  • Archaeologists
  • Ethnologists
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Lubbock, John
  • HISTORY
  • Archaeologists
  • Ethnologists
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Great Britain
Label
Darwin's apprentice : an archaeological biography John Lubbock, Janet Owen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-150) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 The Bone harpoon; Darwin's Apprentice; Chapter 2 The Flint Dagger; Birth of a Prehistorian; Chapter 3 The Bronze Bracelets; Significant Friendships; Chapter 4 The Stone Axe Fragments; Brothers in Arms; Chapter 5 The Bone-Caves Implement; Spreading the Gospel; Plates; Chapter 6 The Reindeer Antler Arrowheads; Collecting Artefacts, Acquiring Empire; Chapter 7 The honduran Spearhead; Taking Over the Asylum; Chapter 8 The Stone Circle; Darwin's Statesman; Chapter 9 Letting the Stones Speak
Control code
874831952
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473822610
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
66cb3190-9f96-45c0-b6c2-521b59655d7b
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)874831952
Label
Darwin's apprentice : an archaeological biography John Lubbock, Janet Owen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-150) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 The Bone harpoon; Darwin's Apprentice; Chapter 2 The Flint Dagger; Birth of a Prehistorian; Chapter 3 The Bronze Bracelets; Significant Friendships; Chapter 4 The Stone Axe Fragments; Brothers in Arms; Chapter 5 The Bone-Caves Implement; Spreading the Gospel; Plates; Chapter 6 The Reindeer Antler Arrowheads; Collecting Artefacts, Acquiring Empire; Chapter 7 The honduran Spearhead; Taking Over the Asylum; Chapter 8 The Stone Circle; Darwin's Statesman; Chapter 9 Letting the Stones Speak
Control code
874831952
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473822610
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
66cb3190-9f96-45c0-b6c2-521b59655d7b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)874831952

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