This stands the standard historiography and received wisdom concerning the development of modern evolutionary theory on its head.
Here are some thoughts prompted by a rather curious question posed to me in an email, namely, “What were the findings that most helped ID since the turn of the millennium?”
Surely the “iconic” status of Darwin’s book could never have been predicted by either the author or his publisher.
An image offered by Einstein, of the sublimely mysterious library, is sensitive and beautiful.
As I asked in a previous post: Why is Alfred Russel Wallace today a comparatively little known figure next to Darwin?