Darwin's Darkest Hour

Darwin's Darkest Hour

DVD - 2009
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When Charles Darwin's life's work is in danger of being scooped by Alfred Wallace, one of his children is stricken by scarlet fever and one with diphtheria. His wife, Emma, is his rock, helping him through the turmoil. This story brings to life the compelling human story behind the publication of one of history's most influential theories.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : NGHT, Inc., c2009.
ISBN: 9781426295553
Branch Call Number: DVD DAR5379
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Nova (Television program)


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Apr 29, 2017

Love France's O' Connor !!! Excellent docudrama 420

Sep 24, 2012

The is an excellent drama by the National Georgraphic on one time period in the life of Charles Darwin, one of the world's greatest scientific minds. Darwin was facing some major challenges if life, both scientific and personal - ailing children and death of some. He was portrayed as a great scientist, a good father, and a lucky husband with an understanding and devoted wife, Emma. Not to be missed if you are a fan of his.


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