The Beak of the Finch Character Descriptions

Jonathan Weiner
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Character Descriptions

Peter Grant - This researcher, who has spent 20 years visiting Daphne Major, has a beard that is very similar to Darwin's.

Rosemary Grant - This person catches the two elusive finches in Chapter 1.

Charles Darwin - This person wrote the book, The Origin of Species.

Karl von Linne - This person, who published his research using a variant of his birth name, was a botanist from Sweden.

Carolus Linnaeus - This person created the lasting illustration of the tree of life, which describes the arrangement of plants and animals.

Peter Boag - This person read The Rise and the Fall of the Third Reich while waiting for rain on Daphne Major.

Laurene Ratcliffe - This person read The Agony and the Ecstasy while on Daphne Major.

Trevor Price - Weiner notes that this member of the Grants' team, while waiting for rain on Daphne Major, visited Puerto...

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