Charles Darwin's Around-the-world Adventure

Charles Darwin's Around-the-world Adventure

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In 1831, Charles Darwin embarked on his first voyage. Though he was a scientist by profession, he was an explorer at heart. While journeying around South America for the first time aboard a ninety-foot-long ship named the Beagle , Charles collected insets, dug up bones, galloped with gauchos, encountered volcanoes and earthquakes, and even ate armadillo for breakfast! The discoveries he made during this adventure would later inspire ideas that changed how we see the world.

Complete with mesmerizing map work that charts Darwin's thrilling five-year voyage, as well as "Fun Facts" and more, Charles Darwin's Around-the-World Adventure captures the beauty and mystery of nature with wide-eyed wonder.
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016.
ISBN: 9781419721205
Branch Call Number: JP 508.092 Darwi-T
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly colour illustrations ; 29 cm

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