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Genetics: Unlocking the Secrets of Life
Nathan Aaseng ©1996

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  • 144 pages
  • More than 60 black-and-white photos, drawings and maps
  • Reinforced library binding
  • 7" x 9"
  • List of Nobel Prize winners
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-27-4
  • $21.95







“Genetics can be a fascinating field, and this clearly explains several key concepts as well as demonstrating how much progress has been made in understanding this field.”
The Bulletin

Features Charles Darwin (evolution), Gregor Mendel (dominant and recessive traits), Thomas Hunt Morgan (chromosomes), Oswald Avery (the transforming principle), James Watson and Francis Crick (DNA), and Har Gobind Khorana (synthetic genes).