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by Robert Francis Scharff


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Robert Francis Scharff (1858 in Leeds – 1934 in Worthing) was an English zoologist, known for his lifetime of work in Ireland and contributions to the understanding of Irish flora and fauna. He was Acting Director of the National Museum of Ireland from 1916-1922. Scharff was born in Leeds on 9 July 1858 to German parents. He studied at University College London for a . c.

The history of the european fauna. The history of the european fauna. Keeper of the Natural History Collections, Science and Art Museum, Dublin; Member of the Royal Irish Academy; Corresponding Member of the Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft. London walter scott, limited paternoster square 1899.

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Robert Francis Scharff (1858, Leeds -1934, Worthing) was an Irish zoologist. Scharff's parents were German. He was a curator in the Natural History Division of the National Museum of Ireland from 1887-1921. He studied at the universities of Edinburgh, London and Heidelberg and at the St. Andrews Biological Station in New Brunswick and Stazione Zoologica in Naples. In the years after 1916 and the resignation of George Noble Plunkett as Director of the National Museum of Ireland Scharff became the acting Director until his retirement in 1922.

This book tends to be a bit repetitive and boring unless perhaps one is obsessed with the origins of European fauna. It is quite well written but some of the theories exposed in it may be a little out of date today since it was published in 1899. I gave up reading about half way through. I do not particularly recommend it.

Robert Francis Scharff1 stycznia 1899. Library of Alexandria. From the award-winning author of The Song of the Dodo comes a collection of essays in which various weird and wonderful aspects of nature are examined

Robert Francis Scharff1 stycznia 1899. From the award-winning author of The Song of the Dodo comes a collection of essays in which various weird and wonderful aspects of nature are examined. 12,99 USD. Albatrosses. Most albatrosses range across the Southern Hemisphere from Antarctica to Australia and from South Africa to South America.

by Robert Francis Scharff. The study of the geographical distribution of the European fauna, as expounded in this work, will in many instances confirm the theories as to geographical changes based upon geological foundations. But in every case the views herein advocated are founded upon the geographical distribution of living and extinct organisms alone.

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The History of the European Fauna download epub
Classics
Author: Robert Francis Scharff
ISBN: 114221866X
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Classics
Language: English
Publisher: Nabu Press (January 12, 2010)
Pages: 390 pages