Of moths and men an evolutionary tale: the untold story of science and the Peppered moth.
New York: Norton, 2002.
Octavo, dustwrapper, 377 pp. black and white photographs.
WAS $45 H.B.D. Ketterwell was a British doctor who caught butterflies and moths as an all-consuming hobby. His work became a fixture in textbooks for half a century. New research however reveals Ketterwell to be a deluded scientist who distorted facts and surpressed evidence he didn't like.