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DNA USA : a genetic portrait of America

Author: Bryan Sykes
Publisher: New York : Liveright Pub. Corp., [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Crisscrossing the continent, a renowned geneticist provides a groundbreaking examination of America through its DNA.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Sykes
ISBN: 9780871404121 0871404125 9780871403582 0871403587
OCLC Number: 755705002
Description: xi, 369 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: DNA USA location map --
First movement: The point of Clovis --
The nature of the evidence --
The first Americans --
The mystery of Cluster X --
The Europeans --
The genetic genealogy revolution --
The world's biggest surname project --
The Jews --
The Africans --
"I am a Zulu" --
All my ancestors --
Second movement : The New Englanders --
Heading West --
The Great Spirit --
The persuaders --
The call of the canyon --
A question of blood --
Portraits of America --
Third movement: The private view.
Responsibility: Bryan Sykes.
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