Reviews

  • "An immediate classic."

    E. O. Wilson
  • "Marvellous and comprehensive."

    Nature
  • "A wonderful book."

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "James Watson is one of the greatest living biologists. His new book is an important event, for he is a scintillating writer."

    Sunday Times
  • "James Watson has been an eyewitness to each revolution in molecular biology, from the double helix to the genome. He sees further and clearer than anybody else in the field. Give this fabulously good book to anybody who wants to understand what all the excitement is about."

    Matt Ridley