No one has ever seriously claimed that we are descended from apes; that allegation was invented by those who opposed Darwin.

You do not have to read all of Darwin's work. This is from a reputable source and it's readable.
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn9953-instant-expert-evolution.html
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