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De Beer, Gavin Sir 1899-1972

Overview
Works: 711 works in 1,559 publications in 4 languages and 16,260 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Pictorial works  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction, Recipient, Correspondent
Classifications: QH31.D2, B
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Most widely held works about Gavin De Beer
 
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Charles Darwin; evolution by natural selection by Gavin De Beer( Book )

38 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of Darwin's life and work also sketches the prevailing climate of scientific opinion when he began his researches. Every aspect of Darwin's work, including his contributions to geology and botany, is examined
Embryos and ancestors by Gavin De Beer( Book )

36 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal : challenging Rome's supremacy by Gavin De Beer( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of evolution by Gavin De Beer( Book )

26 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of the vertebrate skull by Gavin De Beer( Book )

31 editions published between 1937 and 1985 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gibbon and his world by Gavin De Beer( Book )

17 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographies by Charles Darwin( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vertebrate zoology; an introduction to the comparative anatomy, embryology, and evolution of chordate animals by Gavin De Beer( Book )

62 editions published between 1928 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morphological types illustrating the different stages of organisation and the trend of vertebrate evolution. Embryological types illustrating the different modes of development. Comparative zoology of chordates. Evolutionary morphology
Jean-Jacques Rousseau and his world by Gavin De Beer( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of experimental embryology by Julian Huxley( Book )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alps and elephants : Hannibal's march by Gavin De Beer( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streams of culture by Gavin De Beer( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Hans Sloane and the British Museum by Gavin De Beer( Book )

19 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sloane, Hans
Reflections of a Darwinian; essays and addresses by Gavin De Beer( Book )

11 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early travellers in the Alps by Gavin De Beer( Book )

20 editions published between 1930 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal; the struggle for power in the Mediterranean by Gavin De Beer( Book )

37 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Beer's biography of Carthaginian General Hannibal highlights the struggle for power in the Mediterranean world. Carthage and Rome were great rivals during the Punic Wars. Hannibal aimed to defeat Rome by surprise attack by crossing the Pyrenees, the Rhône and Alps, but failed in his personal ambition
The sciences were never at war by Gavin De Beer( Book )

15 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to experimental embryology by Gavin De Beer( Book )

13 editions published between 1926 and 1934 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the animal world by G De Beer( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution, essays on aspects of evolutionary biology presented to Professor E. S. Goodrich on his seventieth birthday by Gavin De Beer( Book )

5 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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Gavin de Beer

Gavin Rylands de Beer englischer Zoologe und Morphologe

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Де Бер, Г. Р 1899-1972

بير، ج. ر. دي، 1899-1972

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Languages
English (377)

German (25)

Spanish (6)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The development of the vertebrate skull