Alfred Russell Wallace's My Life: A Record of Events and Opinion PDF

By Alfred Russell Wallace

ISBN-10: 1979288607

ISBN-13: 9781979288606

Alfred Russel Wallace (1823 – 1913) was once a British biologist and explorer, most sensible recognized for independently conceiving the speculation of evolution via normal selection.

This vintage autobiography is geared up as follows:

I. My relations and Ancestors
II. Usk: My Earliest Memories
III. Hertford: the house of My Boyhood
IV. Hertford: My tuition Life
V. Hertford: My Home-Life
VI. London staff, Secularists and Owenites
VII. Bedfordshire: Surveying
VIII. Bedfordshire: Turvey
IX. Bedfordshire: Silsoe and Leighton Buzzard
X. Kington and Radnorshire
XI. Brecknockshire
XII. Shropshire and Jack Mytton
XIII. Glamorganshire: Neath
XIV. First Literary Efforts
XV. comments on My personality at Twenty-One
XVI. London and Leicester
XVII. place of dwelling at Neath
XVIII. the adventure to the Amazon
XIX. “In Memoriam”
XX. In London, and Voyage to Singapore
XXI. The Malay Archipelago—Singapore, Malacca, Borneo
XXII. Celebes, the Moluccas, New Guinea, Timor, Java, and Sumatra
XXIII. lifestyles in London, 1862–1871—Scientific and Literary Work
XXIV. domestic Life—My associates and Acquaintances—Sir Charles Lyell
XXV. My buddies and Acquaintances—Darwin
XXVI. My acquaintances and Acquaintances—Spencer, Huxley, Mivart, Etc.
XXVII. My pals and associates: Sir James Brooke, Professor Rolleston, Mr. Aug. Mongredien, Sir Richard Owen, Dr. Richard Spruce
XXVIII. My neighbors and Acquaintances—Dr. Purland, Mr. Samuel Butler, Professor Haughton
XXIX. cartoon of My existence and paintings, 1871–1886
XXX. An American Lecture Tour—Boston to Washington
XXXI. Lecturing journey in America—Washington to San Francisco
XXXII. Lecturing journey in America—California to Quebec
XXXIII. Literary paintings, Etc., 1887–1905
XXXIIIA. tours and Examinations
XXXIV. Land Nationalization to Socialism, and the chums They introduced Me
XXXV. Mesmerism to Spiritualism—Correspondence With clinical and Literary Men
XXXVI. organic Inquirers: An Episode within the background of Spiritualism
XXXVII. Spiritualistic studies in England and America
XXXVIII. The Anti-Vaccination Crusade
XXXIX. A bankruptcy on funds Matters—Earnings and Losses —Speculations and Law-Suits
XL. My Character—New Ideas—Predictions Fulfilled

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