The Eighth Day of Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Biology

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Simon and Schuster, 1980 - Science - 686 pages
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This historical account of the revolution in molecular biology discusses the important, far-reaching discoveries, the scientists who made them, and their immense promise for research, for medicine, and for industry

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User Review  - Ian - Goodreads

I found it enthralling. An indepth reportage of the events, research and personalities leading to the elucidation of the structure of DNA in 1953 by Watson and Crick. Read full review

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Exceptional A book about the scientific discovery process, the rivalries of scientists, what is it like to be a top researcher in your field A beautiful journey about the discovery of the structure of the DNA. Read full review


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About the author (1980)

Horace Freeland Judson is a historian of molecular biology. In addition to his previous books, he has written for many magazines, including "The New Yorker" and "Time". In 1987 Judson received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship. He lives in Baltimore, Maaryland.

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