The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA (First Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA (First Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

By: Watson, James D.

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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 Andre Lwoff; as well as three letters to the editor of Science by Max F. Perutz, M. H. F. Wilkins, and James D. Watson.

Title: The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA (First Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

Author Name: Watson, James D.

Categories: Norton Critical,

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: October 1980

ISBN Number: 0393950751

ISBN Number 13: 9780393950755

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

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