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The genetic strand : exploring a family history through DNA / Edward Ball.

Author/creator Ball, Edward, 1958-
Format Book and Print
Edition1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Description265 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Preface -- 1. The desk -- 2. The molecule -- 3. Out of Africa -- 4. Americanus rubescus -- 5. Intragression -- 6. Kate Fuller -- 7. The color of home -- 8. Cousin marriage -- 9. Poisoned children -- 10. Faith in fathers -- 11. Machines for the molecule -- 12. The phantom mutation -- 13. Deep time -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Abstract Chronicles the author's personal experience with DNA testing and research into his own family, in an anecdotal study that traces his genealogical investigation into his paternal ancestry.
Local noteLittle-355435--305131036373Z
General noteIncludes index.
LCCN 2007011513
ISBN0743266587
ISBN9780743266581

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Laupus Popular Reading Collection W 786 B187G 2007 ✔ Available Place Hold

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