DNA - The Secret of Life

James D. Watson with Andrew Berry
Alfred A. Knopf
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ISBN 0-375-41546-7
This excellent new book by Watson has been written for a popular audience and contains the scientific basis and the history of the discovery of the central dogma, recombinant DNA, and of the genomics revolution. It's typical Watson: opinionated, a bit brash, but well written. The photographs are excellent and give it the feel of a coffee table book.


Reviewed by: 
Jim DeKloe

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