These five books have been named as the most influential academic texts of all time

The most influential academic books in history have been revealed in a public vote.

Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species from 1859, which founded evolutionary biology, was named the most influential academic text ever written.

The study was voted for by 26 per cent of the public in an online poll of over 900, to mark the inaugural Academic Book Week.

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