By Janet Owen
Darwin’s Apprentice seems to be at Lubbock’s severe, but usually over appeared, position within the Darwinian crusade, together with the ways that Lubbock’s collections formed either his paintings and private existence. Janet Owen writes in an approachable demeanour utilizing a chronological narrative, making it available and informative to either the non-academic and educational reader, together with people with no earlier wisdom of John Lubbock
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