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The wandering gene and the Indian princess : race, religion, and DNA / Jeff Wheelwright.

Author:
Wheelwright, Jeff [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2012.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xi, 260 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary note:
Reveals the surprising history of a family who believed themselves to be of Native American and Spanish Catholic descent after one family member developed breast cancer and was discovered to be carrying a genetic variant characteristic of Jews.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Girasol -- Predestination -- The wandering gene -- El convento -- The lost tribe -- From the morada to the Kingdom Hall -- The DNA age -- Last days of the Indian princess -- When Harry met Stanley -- The obligate carrier.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780393081916 (hbk.)
  • 0393081915 (hbk.)
LCCN:
2011030178
OCLC:
738350124
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