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The monk in the garden : the lost and found genius of Gregor Mendel, the father of genetics

Author: Robin Marantz Henig
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of the groundbreaking work in genetics conducted by Gregor Mendel, acclaimed as the father of modern genetics, argues that the Moravian monk was far ahead of his time.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biografía
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Henig, Robin Marantz.
Monk in the garden.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000
(OCoLC)606277537
Online version:
Henig, Robin Marantz.
Monk in the garden.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000
(OCoLC)630339817
Named Person: Gregor Mendel; Gregor Mendel; Gregor Mendel; Gregor Mendel; Gregor Mendel
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Marantz Henig
ISBN: 0395977657 9780395977651 0618127410 9780618127412
OCLC Number: 43648512
Description: viii, 292 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Spring 1900 --
In the glasshouse --
Southern exposure --
Between science and God --
Breakdown in Vienna --
Back to the garden --
Crossings --
First harvest --
Eve's homunculus --
The flowering of Darwinism --
Garden reflections --
Full moon in February --
The silence --
"My time will come" --
Synchronicity --
Mendel redux --
The monk's bulldog --
A death in Oxford --
Inventing Mendelism --
A statue in Meldelplatz --
Another spring.
Responsibility: Robin Marantz Henig.
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A study of the groundbreaking work in genetics conducted by Gregor Mendel, acclaimed as the father of modern genetics, argues that the Moravian monk was far ahead of his time.

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