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A monk and two peas : the story of Gregor Mendel and the discovery of genetics

Author: Robin Marantz Henig
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Experimenting with peas in his garden in order to discover how species change, adapt and arise anew, Gregor Mendel worked out the basics of the science of genetics. Ignored in his lifetime, 35 years later the significance of his work became apparent.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gregor Johann Mendel; Gregor Mendel; Gregor Mendel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Marantz Henig
ISBN: 0297643657 9780297643654
OCLC Number: 46513770
Description: vi, 278 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Robin Marantz Henig.

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