Taylor, Michael A (1999) A very local hero. New Scientist, 163 (2196). pp. 52-53.Full text not available from this repository.
Profiles 19th century amateur palenteologist Hugh Miller. His discoveries of fossils in the Firth of Cromarty in Scotland; Notice of his fossils by the paleontologist Louis Agassiz, and recognition Miller received by Agassiz; His life in Scotland; His decision to drop out of high school to become a stonemason and poet; His eventual job as editor of The Witness in Edinburgh; His bout with lung disease and eventual suicide in 1856.
|Subjects:||C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CT Biography|
Q Science > QE Geology
|Theme:||Understanding the natural world|
|Depositing User:||Laura McConnell|
|Date Deposited:||11 May 2012 14:44|
|Last Modified:||11 May 2012 14:44|
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