Yoon, Carol Kaesuk
Title Naming Names: The Clash Between Instinct and Science
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher New York, London Norton 2010
0393338711 / 9780393338713
Seller ID 005700
341 pp. Corners a little curled; Faint yellowing to edges of text block. All else as new. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Notes; acknowledgments; index. "Explores the historical tension between evolutionary biology and taxonomy, the science of classification founded by Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus in the 18th century. -- A stirring reminder of the urgency of staying connected to the natural world."