Charles and Emma: The Darwins´ Leap Of Faith, by Deborah Heiligman

Charles and Emma: The Darwins´ Leap Of Faith
Everyone has heard of Charles Darwin´s Theory of Evolution, but have you ever wondered about the man behind the facts? Who was Charles Darwin, and what sort of life did he live? In this engaging biography, the story of Charles and his wife, Emma, is shown against the backdrop of 19th century England, with all the contrasting ideas, institutions, and experts who had an effect on Charles’s research. There are many surprising insights into the personality and life of the man who presented the theory that rocked the world.