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The cartoon guide to genetics

Author: Larry Gonick; Mark Wheelis
Publisher: New York : Collins Reference, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
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Provides a humorous introduction to the fundamental principles of genetics, including inheritance, mutation, DNA, and gene splicing.
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Genre/Form: Humoristische Darstellung
Caricatures and cartoons
Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Popular works
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Gonick; Mark Wheelis
ISBN: 0062730991 9780062730992 9781435245457 1435245458
OCLC Number: 62120976
Notes: "A paperback edition of this book was published in 1991 by HarperResource."--Title page verso.
Description: 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Larry Gonick & Mark Wheelis.

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Have you ever asked yourself:Are spliced genes the same as mended Levis?Watson and Crick? Which of the four food groups is that in?Then you need The Cartoon Guide to Genetics to explain the important  Read more...

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"If you can't learn Mendelian genetics from this text, I guess you never will."-- "New Scientist"It puts textbooks to shame."-- Matthew Meselson, Professor of Biology, Harvard Univercity

 
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