American botany, 1873-1892 decades of transition. by Andrew Denny Rodgers

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American botany, ; decades of. Title: American Botany. (Scientific Books: American Botany ) Book Authors: Denny Rodgers, Andrew: Review Author: Pool, Raymond J. Publication. Title: A Critical Period in American Botany. (Book Reviews: American Botany, Decades of Transition) Book Authors: Denny Rodgers, Andrew, III.

Andrew Denny Rodgers, III (Janu – January 7, ), was a lawyer and botanist who was born and died in Ohio. He 1873-1892 book from Ohio Wesleyan University inand obtained an LL.B. degree from Ohio State University in He practiced law from tothen undertook graduate study at Northwestern University from toand became American botany member of scientific organizations.

American given the subtitle Decades of Transition to indicate that it covers the twenty years during which, in America, botany changed from being almost purely systematic into a largely experimental science. In Torrey and SuUivant died and Asa Gray was left as the undisputed leader of botany in An-ierica.

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Nicollet (2 copies). Secondary Literature. The recent full-scale biography is A. Hunter Dupree, Asa Gray – (Cambridge, Mass., ), which includes notes and bibliography. Also relevant 1873-1892 book A. Rodgers III, American Botany, – Decades of Transition (Princeton, ). Hunter Dupree. Additional materials include notes compiled by Andrew Denny Rodgers, author of American Botany, ; Decades of Transition.

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Asa Gray, American botanist, pioneered in the study of plant geography and made early attempts to reconcile Darwinian concepts of evolution with traditional religious beliefs. During the 19th century botany in America emerged as a highly professional vocation involving collaboration among collectors and herbarium specialists.

Early life. Thomas Henry Huxley was born in Ealing, which was then a village in was the second youngest of eight children of George Huxley and Rachel Withers.

Like some other British scientists of the nineteenth century such as Alfred Russel Wallace, Huxley was brought up in a literate middle-class family which had fallen on hard times. His father was a mathematics teacher at Fields: Zoology; comparative anatomy.

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