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Well, guys if you want to continue reading about the history of man, this book is for you. Man, that is, not humanity. Not women. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Paul Richards
Fascinating. Wade's narrative of mankind's genesis from Africa is illuminated through his use of genetic evidence. Read morePublished 1 month ago by john doe
Oh, so interesting and written in clear, easy to understand language.Published 2 months ago by pasha
Most importantly, I was relieved to see a description of how the races came about by genetic isolation beginning 50,000 years ago when man began to leave Africa. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Roy F. Johnson
There is much to recommend in the book. It is skillful in weaving the new information from DNA sequencing with the older sciences and the conclusions derived through these. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mark Stidham
This book ranks among the very best non-fiction/historical/scientific books that I've ever read. It is fascinating cover-to-cover. It is written for the lay reader. Read morePublished 3 months ago by foolish
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