Alfred russel wallace a biographical sketch by john van wyhe alfred russel wallace (1823-1913) came from a rather humble and ordinary background his english father, a solicitor by. Alfred russel wallace (1823-1913) british naturalist, biogeographer, author, humanitarian developed the theory of natural selection independently of charles darwin. Geek trivia which of these scientists, independently from charles darwin concurrently, both darwin and another naturalist, alfred russel wallace. Alfred russel wallacealfred russel wallace celebrity biography & memoir documents similar to evolution scientists. Alfred russel wallace (1823-1913) was a 19th century british scientist in 1893, samuel clemens.
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He helped discover evolution, and then became extinct charles darwin is known as the father of evolution but another british naturalist, alfred russel wallace, played a major role in. In darwin’s shadow is a provocative and beautifully illustrated new biography of alfred russel wallace the words scientist or by michael shermer. Description alfred russel wallace: a rediscovered life is a new biography of the co- discoverer of the theory of evolution by natural selection and one of the nineteenth century’s most.
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