Anne Hart writes books that make complex topics easy to understand for those with no science background. She holds a graduate degree and has written up to three books a year since 1963, both novels and nonfiction. She specializes in writing books about DNA, genetics, molecular anthropology, genealogy, history, and ethnology.
This book is a waste of time and money, the author's self-important personality shines through the text, do we really need to know she once was a member of a high IQ society? Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kathy Mears
I got about a quarter way through the book, and I thought someone had played a prank on me because I was reading about crafts, interviewing elderly ppl, while trying to edit out... Read morePublished on February 16, 2013 by Bryan D. Long
There are many books that can be safely purchased over the internet, sight unseen. This ain't one of 'em. It was certainly not worth the $20+ that I paid for it. Read morePublished on March 2, 2004
I simply love this book because it was not written by a scientist writing to other scientists in hopes of trying to impress career credentials. Read morePublished on December 20, 2003
This is by far the best book on how to interpret DNA test results for family history and ancestry. Also see the author's other books on various ethnic DNA, such as Ashkenazi and... Read morePublished on June 10, 2003
I agree with the previous reviewer. More information is need in this book to match the title. Information about STRs and DNA techniques for the non-specialist is given in "How... Read morePublished on May 22, 2003