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User Review  - chrisadami - LibraryThing

A fascinating first-person account of the discovery of DNA's structure. A great read, and several no-holds-barred assessments of some of the characters that played a role. Read full review

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User Review  - trinityofone - LibraryThing

Watson’s retelling of his and Francis Crick’s discovery of the structure of DNA. Really a story about academic infighting, which Watson recounts with enough humor to make it quite amusing. The science ... Read full review

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User Review  - Smiley - LibraryThing

Exciting scientific discovery well, and personally, told. Fine account of how science really happens, day to day, but Watson's view of the role of women in the workplace will repel a modern reader. Read full review

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User Review  - daizylee - LibraryThing

Very interesting if you know your chemistry. If you don't you may not know all the background. Watson fudges quite a few details, either intentionally or not, to give less credit to other scientists. Still, a fascinating and lively look into the lab. Read full review

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User Review  - crazyjerseygirl - LibraryThing

A bit of 'scientific' fluff that makes molecular genetics look like Raiders of the Lost Ark. Poor Dr. Franklin would be rolling in her grave. Read full review


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