By all accounts a modest and retiring example of his species, Charles Darwin would surely have been more astonished than flattered by the honours done him during this year’s bicentennial celebrations.
The Lost City of Z, by David Grann
The Vanishing Face of Gaia: A Final Warning, by James Lovelock He Knew He Was Right: The Irrepressible Life of James Lovelock and Gaia, by John Gribbin and Mary Gribbin
Why Us?, by James Le Fanu
Darwin’s Sacred Cause, by Adrian Desmond and James Moore
Darwin: A Life in Poems, by Ruth Padel