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Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists

Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of well known scientists. Included are Sir Isaac Newton, Galileo Galilei, Nicolaus Copernicus, Alexander von Humboldt, William Herschel, Charles Darwin, Ernst Haeckel, Carl Linnaeus, Thomas H. Huxley, John Tyndall, Alfred R. Wallace, and John Fiske. (Summary by Lucy Perry and Availle.) This is Volume 12 in a series of 14 books.

Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of well known scientists. Included are Sir Isaac Newton, Galileo Galilei, Nicolaus Copernicus, Alexander von Humboldt, William Herschel, Charles Darwin, Ernst Haeckel, Carl Linnaeus, Thomas H. Huxley, John Tyndall, Alfred R. Wallace, and John Fiske. (Summary by Lucy Perry and Availle.) This is Volume 12 in a series of 14 books.
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Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of well known scientists. Included are Sir Isaac Newton, Galileo Galilei, Nicolaus Copernicus, Alexander von Humboldt, William Herschel, Charles Darwin, Ernst Haeckel, Carl Linnaeus, Thomas H. Huxley, John Tyndall, Alfred R. Wallace, and John Fiske. (Summary by Lucy Perry and Availle.) This is Volume 12 in a series of 14 books.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

9h 39m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:34


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

25:03


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:56


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

25:24


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

28:18


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

21:07


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

31:34


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

28:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

29:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

27:05


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:23


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

29:26


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

22:40


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:34


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:17


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

35:43


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

20:05


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

21:07


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:36


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:49


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

25:47


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:25


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

32:02