Aleksandr Onufriyevich Kovalevsky
(19 Nov 1840 - 22 Nov 1901)
Science Quotes by Aleksandr Onufriyevich Kovalevsky (1 quote)
Darwin's theory was received in Russia with profound sympathy. While in Western Europe it met firmly established old traditions which it had first to overcome, in Russia its appearance coincided with the awakening of our society after the Crimean War and here it immediately received the status of full citizenship and ever since has enjoyed widespread popularity.
— Aleksandr Onufriyevich Kovalevsky
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