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Current scientific discoveries build on intellectual achievements of the past. The Natural History exhibit presents books that reflect significant advances in scientific thought.


This exhibit case shows books that present formerly unknown information (Audubon's Birds of North America and Gray's Anatomy,) organization of knowledge (Linneaus' Philosophia Botanica,) evolutionary models (Darwin & Gould,) and a warning (Carson's Silent Spring.)









DNA the secret of life  DNA : the secret of life / James D. Watson, with Andrew Berry
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2003
QH437 .W387 2003
 Linnaeus Linnaeus' Philosophia Botanica / translated by Stephen Freer
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2003
QK91 .P513 2003
 Silent Spring Silent spring. Drawings by Lois and Louis Darling
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1962.
SB959 .C37 1962

 Structure of evolutionary theory The structure of evolutionary theory / Stephen Jay Gould
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2002
QH366.2 .G663 2002

 Audubon Audubon's Birds of America /
[edited] by Roger Tory Peterson & Virginia Marie
New York : Abbeville Press, c1981.
QL681 .A97 1981

 Gray's anatomy Gray's anatomy / edited by Peter L. Williams ... [et al.]
Edinburgh ; New York : C. Livingstone, 1989.
QM23.2 G74 1989
 Origin of species The origin of species and the voyage of the beagle / Charles Darwin ;
with an introduction by Richard Dawkins
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2003.
QH365 .O2 2003



This exhibit was created on April 6, 2009 and designed by Carla Arbagey.

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