Library of 19th Century Science:
The Golden Age of Geology

HMS Challenger

Sketches of Creation

A Popular View


Some of the Grand Conclusions of the Sciences

in reference to

The History of Matter and of Life

by Alexander Winchell, LL.D.,
Professor of Geology, Zoology, and Botany
in the University of Michigan,
and Director of the State Geological Survey


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459 pp. Illustrated with 101 Figures.

This electronic edition prepared by Dr. David C. Bossard
from original documents in the library holdings of
Dartmouth College, Hanover New Hampshire.

April, 2002.

Copyright © 2002 by David C. Bossard