Banquet at Delmonico's : great minds, the Gilded Age, and the triumph of evolution in America
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New York : Random House, c2009.
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Book
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1st ed.
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9781400067787 (alk. paper), 1400067782 (alk. paper)
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xxxi, 362 pages ; 25 cm.
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Danforth Library - NEC Main CollectionHM631 .W47 2009On Shelf

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Published
New York : Random House, c2009.
Edition
1st ed.
Language
English
ISBN
9781400067787 (alk. paper), 1400067782 (alk. paper)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-325) and index.
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Draws readers inside the circle of philosophers, scientists, politicians, businessmen, clergymen, and scholars who brought Charles Darwin's controversial ideas to America in the crucial years after the Civil War. Prominent among these men were the English philosopher Herbert Spencer, industrialist Andrew Carnegie, clergyman Henry Ward Beecher, and political reformer Carl Schurz.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Werth, B. (2009). Banquet at Delmonico's: great minds, the Gilded Age, and the triumph of evolution in America . Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Werth, Barry. 2009. Banquet At Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America. Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Werth, Barry. Banquet At Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America Random House, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Werth, Barry. Banquet At Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America Random House, 2009.

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