These essays have been streamlined to present Darwin's most lucid and interesting ideas from such volumes as The Autobiography, The Voyage of the Beagle, The Origin of Species, The
Descent of Man and The Expression of the Emotions.
A CENTURY AND A HALF after the publication of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, the
Vatican has come out in support of Darwin's theory, long thought to be incompatible with Catholic teachings.
Here are THE VOYAGE OF THE BEATLE, ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES, THE
DESCENT OF MAN and THE EXPRESSIONS OF THE EMOTIONS IN MAN AND ANIMALS, representing Darwin's evolving theories.
This, according to their authors, would maintain, in regard to the origin of species, the
immediate creation of each species by God, and the immutability of each species with the passing of time.