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Haeckel, Ernst 1834-1919

Works: 1,765 works in 6,126 publications in 9 languages and 38,611 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Atlases  Biography  Popular works  Sources  Science films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Illustrator, Contributor, Creator, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Artist, Other, Engraver, Draftsman, Correspondent, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: QH46, 575
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The riddle of the universe at the close of the nineteenth century by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

413 editions published between 1893 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present study of the monistic philosophy is intended for thoughtful readers of every condition who are united in an honest search for the truth. An intensification of this effort of man to attain a knowledge of the truth is one of the most salient features of the nineteenth century. That is easily explained, in the first place, by the immense progress of science, especially in its most important branch, the history of humanity; it is due, in the second place, to the open contradiction that has developed during the century between science and the traditional "Revelation"; and, finally, it arises from the inevitable extension and deepening of the rational demand for an elucidation of the innumerable facts that have been recently brought to light, and for a fuller knowledge of their causes"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
Art forms in nature by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

115 editions published between 1899 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains black & white drawings of; Radiolaria, Foraminifera, Ciliata, diatoms, calcareous sponges, Siphonophora, star corals, starfishes, Protozoa, flagellates, brown seaweed, jellyfishes, sea-lilies, moss animals, sea-urchins, glass sponges, leptomedusae, horny corals, trunkfishes, true sea slugs, anthomedusae horseshoe crabs, sea-cucumbers, octopuses, bats, orchids, sea wasps, seahorse, a dragonfish, a frogfish, and much more
Natürliche schöpfungs-geschichte. Gemeinverständliche wissenschaftliche vorträge über die etwickelungslehre by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

212 editions published between 1868 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main description: "Ernst Haeckel errichtet einen Meilenstein der Biologiegeschichte mit weiter Ausstrahlung in Politik und Gesellschaft.0Prof. em.Dr. Ragnar Kinzelbach, Universität Rostock
The evolution of man: a popular exposition of the principal points of human ontogeny and phylogeny by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

93 editions published between 1876 and 2010 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonders of life; a popular study of biological philosophy by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

37 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The publication of the present work on The Wonders of Life has been occasioned by the success of The Riddle of the Universe, which was written five years prior to this volume. Within a few months of the issue of this study of the monistic philosophy, in the autumn of 1899, ten thousand copies were sold. The clear opposition of the author's monistic philosophy, based as it was on the most advanced and sound scientific knowledge, to the conventional ideas and to an outworn "revelation," led to the publication of a vast number of criticisms and attacks. The present work on the wonders of life is, as the title indicates, a supplementary volume to The Riddle of the Universe. While the latter undertook to make a comprehensive survey of the general questions of science--as cosmological problems--in the light of the monistic philosophy, the present volume is confined to the realm of organic science, or the science of life. It seeks to deal connectedly with the general problems of biology, in strict accord with the monistic and mechanical principles which had been laid down by the author in 1866 in his work titled, General Morphology. In the latter publication, special stress was placed on the universality of the law of substance and the substantial unity of nature, which had been further treated in the second and fourteenth chapters of The Riddle of the Universe. The arrangement of the vast material for this study of the wonders of life was modeled on that of the Riddle. Retained in the present volume is the division into larger and smaller sections and the synopses of the various chapters. Thus the whole biological content falls into four sections and twenty chapters"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
The evolution of man : a popular scientific study by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

56 editions published between 1897 and 2016 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Lebenswunder : gemeinverständliche Studien über biologische Philosophie : Ergänzungsband zu dem Buche über die Welträthsel by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

94 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to Ceylon by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

84 editions published between 1833 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last words on evolution; a popular retrospect and summary by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

42 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Generelle Morphologie der Organismen : allgemeine Grundzüge der organischen Formen-Wissenschaft, mechanisch begründet durch die von Charles Darwin reformirte Descendenz-Theorie by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

70 editions published between 1866 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Kampf um den Entwickelungs-Gedanken. Drei Vorträge, gehalten am 14., 16. und 19. April 1905 im Saale der Sing-Akademie zu Berlin by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

32 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art forms from the ocean : the radiolarian atlas of 1862 by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and German and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reintroduces the genius of an enigmatic scientist and observer of the natural world - Ernst Haeckel. While his drawings display an understanding of biological structure, the skill with which he drew these aquatic protozoa renders them genuine works of art. This book features commentary and descriptions of the radiolarians from Haeckel's work
Anthropogenie, oder, Entwickelungsgeschichte des Menschen : gemeinverständlich wissenschaftliche Vorträge über die Grundzüge der menschlichen Keimes- und Stammes-Geschichte by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

34 editions published between 1874 and 2006 in German and Italian and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entwicklungsgeschichte / Mensch
The last link: our present knowledge of the descent of man by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

17 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution in modern thought by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

19 editions published between 1910 and 2008 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistics and evolutionary theory : three essays by August Schleicher( Book )

25 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains: The Darwinian Theory and the Science of language (1863) by August Schleicher, translated from the German by Alexander V.W. Bikkers. On the Significance of Language for the Natural History of Man (1865) by August Schleicher, translated from the German by J. Peter Maher. On the Origin of Language (1867) by Wilhelm H.I. Bleek, edited with a preface by Ernst Haeckel, translated from the German by Thomas Davidson
Atlas of applied (topographical) human anatomy for students and practitioners by Karl Heinrich von Bardeleben( Book )

49 editions published between 1894 and 1908 in German and English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aus Insulinde; malayische Reisebriefe by Ernst Haeckel( Book )

29 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in German and English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Chaikel, Ernest

Chaikel, Ernest 1834-1919

Ernestus Haeckel

Ernst HÄCKEL germana biologo

Ernst Haeckel biologiste, zoologiste, philosophe et artiste allemand

Ernst Haeckel biologo, zoologo, filosofo e artista tedesco

Ernst Haeckel bioloog uit Duitse Keizerrijk (1834-1919)

Ernst Haeckel deutscher Zoologe und Philosoph

Ernst Haeckel German biologist, naturalist, philosopher, physician, and artist

Ernst Haeckel germana biologo

Ernst Haeckel naturalista y filósofo alemán

Ernst Haeckel niemiecki biolog, filozof i podróżnik

Ernst Hekkel

Ernstos Hekelės

Ernsts Hekels

Gekkel, E.

Gėkkel, Ė. 1834-1919

Gėkkel, Ėrnst

Gėkkel, Ėrnst 1834-1919

Häckel, Ernst.

Häckel, Ernst 1834-1919

Häckels, E. 1834-1919

Haeckel, bErnst Heinrich Philipp August

Haeckel E.

Haeckel E. 1834-1919

Haeckel, E. (Ernst)

Haeckel, E. (Ernst), 1834-1919

Haeckel E. H.

Haeckel E. H. 1834-1919

Haeckel Ernest

Haeckel Ernest 1834-1919

Haeckel Ernest Heinrich

Haeckel, Ernesto.

Haeckel, Ernesto 1834-1919

Haeckel, Ernestus 1834-1919

Hæckel, Ernst

Haeckel, Ernst 1834-1919

Haeckel, Ernst H. 1834-1919

Haeckel Ernst Heinrich

Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich 1834-1919

Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp 1834-1919

Haeckel Ernst Heinrich Philipp August

Hæckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August 1834-1919

Haeckel, Ernst Hnr. Phil. Aug 1834-1919

Haeckels, Ernsts 1834-1919

Hai-kʿo erh, En-ssu-tʿe

Hai-kʻo erh, En-ssu-tʻe 1834-1919

Haikeer, Ensite 1834-1919

Hekel, Ernest 1834-1919

Hekel, Ernst.

Hekel, Ernst 1834-1919

Hekkeru, Erunsuto 1834-1919

Hikel, Ernst 1834-1919

Khekel, Ernst

Khekel, Ernst 1834-1919

Ερνστ Χέκελ Γερμανός βιολόγος και φιλόσοφος

Геккель Э

Геккель Э. 1834-1919

Геккель Эрнст

Геккель, Эрнст 1834-1919

Геккель, Эрнст Генрих

Гэккель Э

Гэккель Э. 1834-1919

Ернст Геккель

Ернст Хекел

Ернст Хекел германски биолог, природонаучник, филозоф, лекар и уметник

Эрнст Геккель

Эрнст Генрих Геккель немецкий естествоиспытатель и философ

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ארנסט הקל

העקעל, ערנסט 1834־1919

הקל, ארנסט 1834-1919

הקל, ארנסט היינריך פיליפ אוגוסט

إرنست هيكل

ارنست هکل

ارنسٹ ہیکل

بیردۆزی دووبارەبوونەوە جۆرەكان

هيكل، ارنست

अर्नस्ट हेकेल

एर्न्स्ट हेक्केल

ਅਰਨਸਟ ਹੈੱਕਲ

ஏர்ன்ஸ்ட் ஹேக்கல்

에른스트 헤켈

해극이, 은사특 1834-1919

헤겔, 어니스트 하인리치 필립 어거스트 1834-1919



ヘッケル, エルンスト

ヘッケル, エルンスト 1834-1919


海克尔, 恩思特 1834-1919

海克尓, 恩斯特

海克尔, 恩斯特 1834-1919


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Art forms in natureThe evolution of man: a popular exposition of the principal points of human ontogeny and phylogenyThe history of creation, or, The development of the earth and its inhabitants by the action of natural causes : a popular exposition of the doctrine of evolution in general, and of that of Darwin, Goethe, and Lamarck in particularThe evolution of man : a popular scientific studyLast words on evolution; a popular retrospect and summaryArt forms from the ocean : the radiolarian atlas of 1862Evolution in modern thoughtLinguistics and evolutionary theory : three essays