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A History of Genetics A.H. Sturtevant

A History of Genetics

A.H. Sturtevant

Published January 1st 2001
ISBN : 9780879696078
Paperback
174 pages
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 About the Book 

In the small Fly Room at Columbia University, T.H. Morgan and his st udents, A.H. Sturtevant, C.B. Bridges, and H.J. Muller, carried out th e work that laid the foundations of modern, chromosomal genetics. The excitement of those times, when theMoreIn the small Fly Room at Columbia University, T.H. Morgan and his st udents, A.H. Sturtevant, C.B. Bridges, and H.J. Muller, carried out th e work that laid the foundations of modern, chromosomal genetics. The excitement of those times, when the whole field of genetics was being created, is captured in this book, written in 1965 by one of those pre sent at the beginning. His account is one of the few authoritative, an alytic works on the early history of genetics. This attractive reprint is accompanied by a website offering full-text versions of the key pa pers discussed in the book, including the worldFs first genetic map.