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The Origin of Species

The Origin of Species

Mass Market Paperback: 512 pages; Publisher: Bantam Classics; Reissue edition (June 1, 1999); ISBN-10: 0553214632, ISBN-13: 978-0553214635; Product dimensions: 0.8 x 4.2 x 7 inches; Shipping weight: 8 ounces.

The publication of Darwin The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought. The volume had taken Darwin more than twenty years to publish, in part because he envisioned the storm of controversy it was certain to unleash.