"With muddy b&w photos and just-adequate drawings, this does not substitute for a standard genetics textbook. (chapter notes, glossary, further reading, index) (Nonfiction. 14+)"
Coverage of the pioneers of modern genetics including Mendel and his peas, Watson and Crick and the double helix, Wexler and her search for the gene that causes Huntington's disease, and contemporary scientists struggling to map and sequence all 100,000 genes in human DNA.
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