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Was a really interesting look at genetics. It was required reading for my Philosophy of science course, but was not dry or difficult to grasp. Read morePublished 11 months ago by promise2try
Bought this for a class, kept it after the class was over. Very interesting book, will definitely read again (when school allows!)Published 17 months ago by Elana Voigt
Keller does an excellent job of elucidating McClintock's work and her original way of thinking and seeing, ways that made her ahead of her time, but ultimately led to her Noble. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Elizabeth A. Gibson
Great book about McClintock and how she lived and worked. The middle section which describes the genetics will need supplementation with lots of diagrams and explanation. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Alan C.
Wonderful book and Barbara is such a great woman. It really goes into detail about her work and what she accomplished.Published 19 months ago by Chelsea
What if you discovered that the fruit and vegetables that you grow with your own hands will keep you healthier than those you buy from a supermarket or even from a local farmer's... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Bobby Matherne
I very much enjoyed the human element of this book. As a woman in science, it always makes me feel appreciative to hear about the women whose uphill battle led to our equal... Read morePublished on February 9, 2013 by K. Wilkins
I read this in college and recently bought it for a gift. It is a great story about the intuitive side of science. Read morePublished on February 18, 2012 by Mark M.