|Name Adrian Desmond||Role Writer|
|Awards New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year|
Books Darwin: The Life of a Tormen, Darwin's Sacred Cause: H, Huxley: From Devil's Di, The Politics of Evolution, The hot‑blooded dinosaurs
Similar People Janet Browne, Thomas Henry Huxley, Charles Darwin
Adrian John Desmond (born 1947) is an English writer on the history of science.
He studied physiology at London University and went on to study history of science and vertebrate palaeontology at University College London before researching the history of vertebrate palaeontology at Harvard University. He was awarded a Ph.D. in the area of the Victorian-period context of Darwinian evolution.
Desmond is an Honorary Research Fellow in the Biology Department at University College London.
ReferencesAdrian Desmond Wikipedia
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