Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from Darwin, C. R. to Hooker, J. D. on 23 Nov 1880

Darwin, C. R.

Darwin-Hooker Letters

Admires Wallace's Island life. Criticises: 1. His view of similar plants on distant mountains – Darwin prefers previous low-land connections to Wallace's summit–summit dispersal; 2. Source of warmth for ancient Arctic climate; 3. Origin of S. Australian flora. Darwin's favourite cases in Movement in plants.

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