By Clifford B. Frith
"Charles Darwin's Birds" is a entire therapy of Darwin's paintings as an ornithologist. Clifford Frith discusses each ornithological subject and fowl species that Darwin researched, offering an entire historic survey of his released writing on birds. via this, we find out how Darwin grew to become an more and more expert and at last unprecedented ornithologist, and the way his relationships grew with modern scientists like John Gould. It examines how Darwin used to be encouraged by means of birds, and the way the foremost topics of his learn constructed via his learn of them. The e-book additionally beneficial properties four appendices, which include short money owed of each poultry species Darwin wrote approximately, easy ornithological information regarding all the species, and a list of the place the species appears to be like in Darwin's work.