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Life: a Book for Elementary Students

Nature volume 114, page 6 (05 July 1924) | Download Citation



SIR ARTHUR SHIPLEY'S little book is of an unusual type. “A year ago,” he says in his preface, “the University Press asked me to write a book that would make students of elementary Biology think.” Perhaps this is putting the matter a little strongly: it is scarcely just to suggest that students of elementary biology have not previously used their brains.

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