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Allen, David Elliston. The Naturalist in Britain: A Social History. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994.

Allen, Garland E. Life Science in the Twentieth Century. New York: Wiley, 1975.

Barrow, Mark V., Jr. A Passion for Birds: American Ornithology after Audubon. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Blunt, Wilfrid. The Compleat Naturalist: A Life of Linnaeus. New York: Viking, 1971.

Browne, Janet, Charles Darwin: Voyaging. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.

Coleman, William. Biology in the Nineteenth Century: Problems of Form, Function, and Transformation. New York: Wiley, 1971.

Farber, Paul Lawrence. Finding Order in Nature: The Naturalist Tradition from Linnaeus to E.O. Wilson. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000.

Gunther, Albert E. A Century of Zoology at the British Museum through the Lives of Two Keepers, 1815–1914. London: Dawsons, 1975.

Jardine, N., J. A. Secord, and E. C. Spary, eds. Cultures of Natural History. Cambridge, U.K., and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Mayr, Ernst, and William B. Provine, eds. The Evolutionary Synthesis: Perspectives on the Unification of Biology. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1980.

Rothfels, Nigel. Savages and Beasts: The Birth of the Modern Zoo. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.

Shteir, Ann B. Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science: Flora's Daughters and Botany in England, 1760–1860. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.

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