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The third man of the double helix : the autobiography of Maurice Wilkins

Author: Maurice Wilkins
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Franklin/Wilkins story has often been told as an example of the unjustness of male scientists towards their women colleagues, and questions have been raised over whether credit was distributed  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Wilkins, Maurice, 1916-
Third man of the double helix.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2005472552
Named Person: Maurice Wilkins; Maurice Wilkins
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Wilkins
ISBN: 0191517550 9780191517556 9780192806673 019280667X
OCLC Number: 252699170
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 274 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Preface ; List of plates ; 1. Distant shores ; 2. Finding my feet ; 3. In a world at war ; 4. Randall's circus ; 5. Crystal genes ; 6. Go back to your microscopes! ; 7. How does DNA keep its secrets? ; 8. The double helix ; 9. Living with the double helix ; 10. A broader view ; Index
Responsibility: Maurice Wilkins.

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