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Science  12 May 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5775, pp. 850
DOI: 10.1126/science.1127303

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Darwin's Other Islands. By Patrick Armstrong. Continuum, London, 2004. 280 pp. $150, £75. ISBN 0-8264-7531-0.

Drawing on both archival sources and recent fieldwork, the author considers how the Beagle's visits to islands other than the Galapagos influenced Darwin's subsequent work.