Othniel Charles Marsh stands as one of the most colorful and lauded figures of 19th century science. Through the generosity of his uncle, George Peabody, Marsh was able to pursue an education at Yale University and reign as Professor of Paleontology at Yale for over 30 years. In this book, McCarren documents Marsh’s achievements as a paleontologist, geologist and evolutionary biologist.
Paperback. 66 pp. approx 6” x 9”
1993. Peabody Museum of Natural History Special Publication 15.