Darwin's Ghost: The Origin of Species Updated

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Random House, 2000 - Science - 377 pages
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Darwin's masterpiece, the most important book of the millennium, is rewritten by a renowned geneticist using fascinating contemporary examples and incorporating the vast amount of scientific knowledge discovered since its publication.

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Darwin's ghost: the origin of species updated

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Using recent empirical evidence, Jones (genetics, Univ. Coll., London) has updated Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species (l859) so that the fact of organic evolution is both understandable and ... Read full review

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If you are interested in Charles Darwin and in evolution you will like this book. A bit hard to grasp but stay with it and you will find it interesting. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Variation Under Domestication
21
Variation Under Nature
40
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Steve Jones is the Professor of Genetics at University College London. He regularly appears on British TV and radio, and wrote and presented a hugely successful BBC TV series called In the Blood. His previous books include The Language of Genes, winner of the prestigious Rhône-Poulenc Science Book Prize. He lives in London.

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