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Natural History and Biology is the study of life and living organisms. Biology is the modern study of life. Natural History is an old term for the study of plants and animals. Works held here relate to subjects such as ecology, evolution, conservation, genetics, and microscopy.

Examples: On the Origin of Species (Charles Darwin, 1859) • Heredity and Race-Improvement (Fernand Papillon, 1873) • The Genesis of Sex (Joseph Le Conte, 1879)

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