The seven daughters of Eve

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Bantam, 2001 - Science - 306 pages
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User Review  - thornton37814 - LibraryThing

Having been written twelve years ago, Sykes' work on mitochondrial DNA remains a classic in the field of DNA studies for ancestry. There are parts, of course, that are dated at this point because of ... Read full review

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The first part of the book was interesting, as he reiterated his experience learning to use mitochondrial DNA to trace ancestry. It dragged in the middle as he tried to fabricate the lives of these ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
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Icemans Relative Found in Dorset
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So What is DNA and What Does It Do?
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Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Bryan Sykes is professor of genetics at the Institute of Molecular Medicine at Oxford University & was the editor of "The Human Inheritance: Genes, Language, & Evolution".

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