Reading List


  • Darwin, C. (1859) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection…. Murray, London, UK, 502 pp. (in Wilson, E. O. (ed.) (2006) From So Simple a Beginning; The Four Great Books of Charles Darwin. W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393061345 (hardcover, $39.95), 1,706 pages. Also available online at:
    Origin of Species, 1st Ed.
  • Goldschmidt, T. (1998) Darwin’s Dreampond; Drama in Lake Victoria. MIT Press, ISBN: 0262571218 (paperback, $27.00), 274 pages.
  • Jablonka, E. & Lamb, M. (2006) Evolution in Four Dimensions: Genetic, Epigenetic, Behavioral, and Symbolic Variation in the History of Life, MIT Press, ISBN: 0262600692 (paperback, $19.95), 474 pages.
  • Raup, D. (1991) Extinction; Bad Genes or Bad Luck? W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393309274 (paperback, $14.95), 228 pages.
  • Ruse, M. (2003) Darwin and Design; Does Evolution Have a Purpose? Harvard University Press, ISBN: 0674016319 (paperback, $19.50), 371 pages.