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Special Program at the Library of Congress on the 50th Annicersary of the Supreme Court's decision on interracial marriage

Discussion of the above book with the author, illustrator and Georgetown Law Professor Emerita, moderated by our own Deborah Taylor. Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Mary 3, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. No RSVP needed unless you want to bring a group of children. Then please respond to: Monica Valentine, mvalen@loc.gov, 202-707-1950.

CHARLES AND EMMA: THE DARWINS’ LEAP OF FAITH

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Heiligman
Author's First Name: 
Deborah
Publisher: 
Holt
Publication Date: 
2009

This thoroughly researched, engaging portrayal of Charles Darwin’s marriage reveals the depth of his relationship with his wife Emma, a woman whose views sometimes vexed him but whose love always comforted him. Admiring her intelligence and her faith, he consulted her about all matters, both personal and professional.

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