medicine ● future ● history
Recommendation 5 / 5
The Gene really is a masterpiece. For those who had some sort of biology but not a true in-depth genetics background, it really puts into perspective what you have probably learnt is now logically ordered in an excellent and engaging story. The book is written in a way to be accessible with just enough rendering of the scientific details so you don’t need a background in biology at all. All chapters have a historical and chronological order.
It begins in 350 BC with Aristotle’s astonishingly accurate theoriess…