The Language of the Genes download free [PDF and Ebook] by Steve Jones

The Language of the Genes download free [PDF and Ebook] by Steve Jones year 2000
  • Book name: The Language of the Genes
  • Author: Steve Jones
  • Release date: 2000/8/19
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780006552437
  • Rating: 9.56 of 10
  • Votes: 61
  • Review by: Miss Edmondson
  • Review rating: 9.42 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/15
  • Total pages: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 37 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Steve Jones's highly acclaimed, double prize-winning, bestselling first book is now fully revised to cover all the new genetic breakthroughs from GM food to Dolly the sheep.'An essential sightseer's guide to our own genetic terrain.' Peter Tallack, Sunday Telegraph 'Superb and exhilarating trip around the double spiral of DNA, a rush of gravity-defying concepts and wild swerves of the scientific imagination.' J.G. Ballard, Daily Telegraph 'Not so much divination as demystification... An attempt to bring genetics and evolution more into the public domain. If, for instance, you ever wondered just what genetic engineering is about, here is as good a place as any to discover. Few have Jones's ability to communicate a difficult idea with such humour, clarity, precision and ease.' Laurence Hurst, Times Higher ; `Sensitive to the social issues raised by genetics... yet Jones's interest reaches beyond contemporary social issues to the human past, to what genetics can and cannot tell us about our evolution and patterns of social development. He interleaves a broad knowledge of biology with considerations of cultural, demographic and - as his title indicates - linguistic history. At once instructive and captivating.' Daniel J.Kevles, London Review of Books
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 18H40M31S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Genetics (non-medical), Wildlife: Mammals, Science: General Issues, Popular Science
  • Available formats: PML, DjVu, EPUB, DOC, PDB, TXT, PDF, WORD. Compressed in LHA, RAR, XZ, ZIP, TAR.XZ, TZO, TAR.LZO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.61 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x22mm
  • Weight: 270g
  • Printed by: Flamingo
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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