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Erasmus Darwin: A Life of Unequalled Achievement


It has been said of Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) that no one from his day to ours has ever rivalled him in his achievements in such a wide range of fields. He was a far-sighted scientific genius, fertile in theory and invention, and one of the foremost physicians of his time. His gift for friendship enabled him to recruit the members of the Lunar Society of Birmingham which is often seen as the main intellectual powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution in England. He was especially close to Franklin, Wedgwood, Boulton and Watt ...

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Erasmus Darwin: A Life of Unequalled Achievement
1999, Giles de La Mare, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781900357081

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