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<<<<<i have found WATSON'S book rather boring, and I believe that being a good scientist does not guarantee anything else, at all. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Francesco Comis
Written by a staunch racist. Being black and working in scientific research field, I have come across and worked with many of his type. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Ti Kelel
I barely got through this book for all the name dropping. You should avoid this book.Published 16 months ago by Romy
On the one hand, it provides a detailed account of Jim Watson's career and discovery of DNA, so on that account it succeeds, but on the other hand Jim Watson is a fairly unlikeable... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Jack Baxter
I found it a bit dry but am not that interested in James D. Watson - my husband was more interested in the human genome project and I feel that not everyone who contributed was... Read morePublished on April 30, 2014 by Mary Wheeler
I would have liked more about Dr Watson's ideas and less about all the people he met during his life.Published on May 15, 2013 by Pedro Rivero
This was a very good deal, especially for a hardcover book! There was marking on the book, and clear signs of use, but the inside had no marking.Published on December 31, 2012 by jspr
What a disappointing book. I am afraid the author did not heed his own advice, and went ahead and wrote a boring book. Read morePublished on May 17, 2010 by Francsois
It record almost the whole life of James Watson, the most exciting person with distinctive characters and enjoyable opinions. Read morePublished on March 8, 2010 by Joe Black