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D'Arcy Thompson and his Zoology Museum in Dundee

D'Arcy Thompson and his Zoology Museum in Dundee

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Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDundee
PublisherMuseum Services / College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee
Number of pages72
StatePublished - 2010


To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, this publication explores his 32 years in Dundee and looks in detail at the growth of his extraordinary zoology museum. D'Arcy's voyages around the world, his links with Arctic and Antarctic exploration, his fisheries research and the writing of On Growth and Form are all covered in this full-colour, lavishly illustrated 72 page book.

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