Evolution for John Doe

Thanks to a friend of my wife’s for sending me a neat book, Evolution for John Doe by Henshaw Ward (1925), which Constance Clark discusses in this article [PDF].

Evolution for John Doe by Henshaw Ward

Evolution for John Doe by Henshaw Ward

Evolution for John Doe by Henshaw Ward

As David Orr noted today on Twitter, “Closing in on a century later, and John Doe still doesn’t get it.” Man from monkeys, evolution explains abiogenesis, evolution is progressive; interesting too to see that misconceptions then are misconceptions still.

Evolution for John Doe by Henshaw Ward

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