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The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey by [Spencer Wells]

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About the Author

Spencer Wells is an entrepreneur and an adjunct professor at the University of Texas. He is the author of Deep Ancestry and Pandora's Seed.

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""The Journey of Man is a book that should be read, for undeniably the story Wells reveals will transform our understanding of ourselves.""--Tim Flannery, New York Review of Books

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 13152 KB
  • Print Length: 230 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 0812971469
  • Publisher: Penguin; New Ed edition (29 May 2003)
  • Sold by: Penguin UK
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B002RI989W
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #489,079 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Hugo
5.0 out of 5 stars A superb account of the human journey
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5.0 out of 5 stars Interested in human evolution ? You need to get this.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great work
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5.0 out of 5 stars Understanding our Odyssey
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4.0 out of 5 stars Very good, easily read and understood, I like it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Solving the puzzle of prehistory using the Y-chromosome
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5.0 out of 5 stars I loved reading the book as it was easy to follow
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great book and Service
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5.0 out of 5 stars Today's world
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4.0 out of 5 stars 「イヴの七人の娘たち」より優る
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