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Terrasque, tractusque maris, clumque profundum.
Uniformity of Change
Sir Charles
Lyell
Harvard Classics, Vol. 38, Part 8
 
Scientific Papers
 
Sir Charles Lyell
 
Two of Lyell’s influential essays on geology. His essay Uniformity of Change discredited the theory of catastrophism, which held that at certain points in history all life is destroyed, with new lifeforms taking their place.
 
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Bibliographic Record
NEW YORK: P.F. COLLIER & SON COMPANY, 1909–14
NEW YORK: BARTLEBY.COM, 2001
 
 
Introductory Note
  1. The Progress of Geology
  2. Uniformity of Change


 
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