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Science  17 Aug 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5533, pp. 1260-1261
DOI: 10.1126/science.1062630

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Alfred Russel Wallace A Life. Peter Raby. Chatto and Windus (Random House), London, and Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2001. 352 pp. £20. ISBN 0-7011-6838-2. $29.95. ISBN 0-691-00695-4.

Raby offers the general reader an account of the life, interests, and major activities of the co-discoverer of the theory of evolution by natural selection.