Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Deep Ancestry

The Director of the Genographic Project, Wells (The Journey of Man) provides an accessible introduction to genetic anthropology, the study of human history using genetic evidence. The book takes readers inside the Genographic Project, the world's largest collection of DNA samples, employing the latest in testing technology and computer analysis to examine hundreds of thousands of genetic profiles from all over the globe, ultimately tracing human history back to the 170,000-year-old female genetic ancestor of every person alive today.

Main Author: Wells, Spencer
Title: Deep ancestry : inside the Genographic Project
Book Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2006
Call Number: QH371 .W45 2006
Location: General Stacks

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