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" These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called by one of our greatest philosophers. "
The Relations of Science and Religion: The Morse Lecture, 1880, Connected ... - Page 137
by Henry Calderwood - 1881 - 323 pages
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Naturally Good: A Behavioral Histoy of Moral Development from Charles Darwin ...

John Henry Morgan - Ethics - 2005 - 256 pages
...namely, the opening paragraph of The Origin of Species, 1859 edition, seems in order at this juncture: When on board HMS Beagle as naturalist, I was much...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the orign of species...
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The Language of Science

Carol Reeves - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 131 pages
...Beagle, as naturalist, I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America, and in the geological relations of...inhabitants of that continent. These facts seemed to me to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called...
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Proceedings of the British Academy Volume 125, 2003 Lectures

Professor P.J. Marshall, CBE, FBA - Business & Economics - 2005 - 484 pages
..."Beagle", as naturalist, I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America, and in the geological relations of...present to the past inhabitants of that continent. . . .' Darwin certainly used the many facts he recorded during his five years on the Beagle in supporting...
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The Old Enemies: Catholic and Protestant in Nineteenth-Century English Culture

Michael Wheeler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 352 pages
...period. Darwin uses the word 'facts' in each of the first three sentences of the Origin of Species: When on board HMS 'Beagle,' as naturalist, I was much...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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Perspectives on Argumentation: Essays in Honor of Wayne Brockriede

Wayne Brockriede, Robert Trapp, Janice E. Schuetz - Education - 2006 - 338 pages
...presenting himself as a passive witness to active facts rather than as a theorist with an active mind. "When on board HMS 'Beagle' as naturalist, I was much...present to the past inhabitants of that continent." Each subsequent sentence in the opening paragraph stresses facts and observation and minimizes theory....
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The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution

Sean B. Carroll - Science - 2006 - 301 pages
...would emerge more than twenty years later as On the Origin of Species, the opening lines of which read: When on board HMS Beagle as naturalist, I was much...relations of the present to the past inhabitants of the continent. These facts . . . seemed to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery...
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Evolution 101

Janice Moore, Randy Moore - Science - 2006 - 219 pages
...'Beagle', as naturalist, I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America, and in the geological relations of...inhabitants of that continent. These facts seemed to me to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called...
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Stochastic Optimization

Johannes Schneider, Scott Kirkpatrick - Computers - 2007 - 568 pages
...Beagle, as naturalist, I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America, and in the geological relations of...inhabitants of that continent. These facts seemed to me to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called...
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Natural Selection: The Global Struggle for Existence

Charles Darwin - 2008 - 158 pages
...Beagle, as naturalist, I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America, and in the geological relations of...inhabitants of that continent. These facts seemed to me to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called...
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Transactions of the Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society

Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society (Great Britain) - Excavations (Archaeology) - 1885
...A.merica, after being pondered for many years, led to the publication of the Origin of Species in 1859. When on board HMS Beagle, as naturalist, I was much...mystery of mysteries, as it has been called by one 1 4 Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of HMS Adventure and Beagle, Vol. II., pp. 18, 19. of our greatest...
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