The Double Helix

The Double Helix

A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA : Text, Commentary, Reviews, Original Papers

Book - 1980
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Background materials include reproductions of the original scientific papers in which the double helical structure of DNA was first presented in 1953 and 1954.In Criticism, which begins with "A Review of the Reviews" by Gunther Stent, other scientists and scholars reveal their own experiences and views of Watson's story. There are reviews by Philip Morrison, F. X. S., Richard C. Lewontin, Mary Ellmann, Robert L. Sinsheimer, John Lear, Alex Comfort, Jacob Bronowski, Conrad H. Waddington, Robert K. Merton, Peter M. Medawar, and Andr#65533; Lwoff; as well as three letters to the editor of Science by Max F. Perutz, M. H. F. Wilkins, and James D. Watson.
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1980.
ISBN: 9780393950755
Branch Call Number: 572.86 Wat 3701 1
Characteristics: xxv, 298 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.


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