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De Beer, Gavin Sir 1899-1972

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Works: 778 works in 1,775 publications in 4 languages and 16,378 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Records and correspondence  History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Autobiographies  Personal correspondence  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction
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Charles Darwin; evolution by natural selection by Gavin De Beer( Book )

40 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in English and held by 1,390 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 Rylands DeBeer( Book )

51 editions published between 1940 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of evolution by Gavin de Beer( Book )

33 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

41 editions published between 1937 and 1985 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gibbon and his world by Gavin de, Sir de Beer( Book )

20 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

67 editions published between 1928 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 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 )

14 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography by Charles Darwin( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the well-known poem about a wily spider who preys on the vanity and innocence of a little fly
The elements of experimental embryology by Julian Huxley( Book )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sloane, Hans
Streams of culture by Gavin Rylands De Beer( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1930 and 1967 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in German and English and held by 257 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 Rylands De Beer( Book )

17 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Transcription of portions of the manuscript correspondence of Sir Hans Sloane, René-Antoine de Réaumur, Sir Joseph Banks and other men of science, and of the minutes of the proceedings of the French Academy of Sciences."
An introduction to experimental embryology by G. R. de Beer( Book )

22 editions published between 1926 and 1946 in English and Chinese and held by 240 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 )

9 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook on evolution by British Museum (Natural History)( Book )

27 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the British Museum (Natural History) Sir Gavin de Beer, one of the world's foremost scholars on Darwin and an authority on evolution by natural selection, was director of the British Museum from 1950 to 1960.It was during his tenure of office that he designed the display in the main hall of the Museum. The visitor could therefore have no better guide than this handbook
 
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The development of the vertebrate skull
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The development of the vertebrate skull
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Languages
English (468)

German (25)

Spanish (9)

Chinese (3)