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The genius factory : the curious history of the Nobel Prize sperm bank

Author: David Plotz
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes the recruitment of Nobel Prize winners and other accomplished men as donors to a sperm bank, whose mission was to breed brilliant scientists and leaders, profiling both the donors and the children fathered through the sperm bank.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Plotz, David.
Genius factory.
New York : Random House, ©2005
(DLC) 2004051497
Named Person: Robert Klark Graham; Robert Klark Graham; Robert Klark Graham
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Plotz
ISBN: 9781588364708 1588364704
OCLC Number: 70774226
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 262 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The genetic passion of Robert Graham --
Manufacturing genius --
The semen detective --
Donor coral --
Donor white --
Birth of a Nobel sperm bank celebrity --
A family of bastards --
The secret of donoe white --
My short, scary career as a sperm donor --
Who is the real donor coral? --
Donor white finds his joy --
A father, for better oe worse --
Spermicide.
Responsibility: David Plotz.

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Describes the recruitment of Nobel Prize winners and other accomplished men as donors to a sperm bank, whose mission was to breed brilliant scientists and leaders, profiling both the donors and the children fathered through the sperm bank.

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