Book review: ‘The Ascent of John Tyndall’ by Roland Jackson

Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual.

The Ascent of John Tyndall

An excellent biography of the Victorian scientist John Tyndall, friend of Charles Darwin, who features in two chapters of my book On the Moor.

You can read my detailed review here.

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