Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body download free [PDF and Ebook] by Armand Marie Leroi

Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body download free [PDF and Ebook] by Armand Marie Leroi year 2005
  • Book name: Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body
  • Author: Armand Marie Leroi
  • Release date: 2005/5/24
  • Publisher: PENGUIN PUTNAM INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780142004821
  • Rating: 7.17 of 10
  • Votes: 260
  • Review by: Paislee Molina
  • Review rating: 7.44 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/27
  • Total pages: 448
  • Includes a PDF summary of 35 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Visit Armand Marie Leroi on the web: http: //armandleroi.com/index.htmlStepping effortlessly from myth to cutting-edge science, Mutants gives a brilliant narrative account of our genetic code and the captivating people whose bodies have revealed it-a French convent girl who found herself changing sex at puberty; children who, echoing Homer's Cyclops, are born with a single eye in the middle of their foreheads; a village of long-lived Croatian dwarves; one family, whose bodies were entirely covered with hair, was kept at the Burmese royal court for four generations and gave Darwin one of his keenest insights into heredity. This elegant, humane, and engaging book 'captures what we know of the development of what makes us human' (Nature).
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 25H45M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Genetics (non-medical), Physical Anthropology & Ethnography, History Of Science
  • Available formats: OEB, WORD, EPUB, MobiPocket, TXT, DOC, PML, PDF. Compressed in TAR.LZO, RAR, CBC, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.94 USD
  • Dimensions: 149x197x21mm
  • Weight: 299g
  • Printed by: Penguin USA
  • Published in: New York, NY, United States
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