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Product Description: Since the conclusion of the Human Genome Project in 2003, scientists have been racing towards a grand goal: offering individuals a decoding of their complete genetic makeup for just $1,000. As Kevin Davies reveals in this exquisitely reported account, the $1,000 genome will be a reality by 2011 and it will usher in a whole new era of personalized, genomic medicine...read more

Paperback:

9781416569619 | Reprint edition (Free Pr, August 18, 2015), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Since the conclusion of the Human Genome Project in 2003, scientists have been racing towards a grand goal: offering individuals a decoding of their complete genetic makeup for just $1,000.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400168507 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 21, 2010), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Since the conclusion of the Human Genome Project in 2003, scientists have been racing toward a grand goal: offering individuals a decoding of their complete genetic makeup for just $1,000.

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Product Description: * Milliner Philip Treacy has designed hats for some of the most respected names in fashion, and 36 of his creations were worn at the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. This book explore the creative processes and working methods of the influential milliner.
By Kevin Davies (photographer)

Hardcover:

9780714865270 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, February 5, 2013, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: * Milliner Philip Treacy has designed hats for some of the most respected names in fashion, and 36 of his creations were worn at the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

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Product Description: Since the conclusion of the Human Genome Project in 2003, scientists have been racing toward a grand goal: offering individuals a decoding of their complete genetic makeup for just $1,000. As Kevin Davies reveals in this exquisitely reported account, the $1,000 genome will be a reality by 2011 and it will usher in a whole new era of personalized, genomic medicine...read more
By Kevin Davies and Johnny Heller (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400118502 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 21, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Since the conclusion of the Human Genome Project in 2003, scientists have been racing toward a grand goal: offering individuals a decoding of their complete genetic makeup for just $1,000.

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Product Description: The author of the critically acclaimed Cracking the Genome writes a lively and deeply researched account of the race to offer a complete, individual human genome sequence to the public for just $1,000, which will be the tipping point to a revolution in personalized, genomic medicine...read more
By Kevin Davies and Johnny Heller (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400148509 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 21, 2010), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: The author of the critically acclaimed Cracking the Genome writes a lively and deeply researched account of the race to offer a complete, individual human genome sequence to the public for just $1,000, which will be the tipping point to a revolution in personalized, genomic medicine.

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Product Description: In 2000, President Bill Clinton signaled the completion of the Human Genome Project at a cost in excess of $2 billion. A decade later, the price for any of us to order our own personal genome sequence—a comprehensive map of the 3 billion letters in our DNA—is rapidly and inevitably dropping to just $1,000...read more

Hardcover:

9781416569596, titled "The $1,000 Genome: The Revolution in DNA Sequencing and the New Era of Personalized Medicine" | Free Pr, September 7, 2010, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In 2000, President Bill Clinton signaled the completion of the Human Genome Project at a cost in excess of $2 billion.

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Product Description: Poetry. Radically comic, formally inventive, and ridiculously smart, every eight to ten years Kevin Davies releases a new book reminding us just how unexpected poetry can be. THE GOLDEN AGE OF PARAPHERNALIA will without doubt garner the applause his previous book COMP...read more

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9781890311285 | Edge Books, May 1, 2008, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: Poetry. This new collection of poems from George Stanley includes his acclaimed "White Matches" and "Paradise Shelter" as well as other selections spanning his remarkable oeuvre. "From the first, George Stanley was one of those great natural talents of whom all other poets are jealous...read more

Hardcover:

9780970876324 | Qua Books, January 1, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick unveiled the double helix structure of DNA. The discovery was a profound moment in the history of science, but solving the structure of the genetic material did not reveal what the human genome sequence actually was, or what it says about who we are...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780743204798 | Free Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A story of the race to crack the secrets of the human genome captures all the drama of the players involved, the project's leaders, Francis Collins and Craig Venter, and the secrets behind the most important scientific achievement of our time.

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9780801871405 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 29, 2002, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick unveiled the double helix structure of DNA.

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Product Description: En 1953, James Watson y Francis Crick descubrieron la estructura de la doble hélice del ADN. Este descubrimiento, que les valió el premio Nobel, constituyó un momento capital en la historia de la genética, pero no permitió descifrar los mensajes que contienen esas cadenas en espiral que se encuentran en el interior de nuestras células...read more

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9788449311178 | Italian edition edition (Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, October 1, 2001), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: En 1953, James Watson y Francis Crick descubrieron la estructura de la doble hélice del ADN.

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Product Description: In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick unveiled the double helix structure of DNA. The discovery was a profound moment in the history of science, but solving the structure of the genetic material did not reveal what the human genome sequence actually was, or what it says about who we are...read more

Miscellaneous:

9780743217248 | Free Pr, February 21, 2001, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick unveiled the double helix structure of DNA.

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Product Description: Poetry. Deftly combining toughboy wit with a kind of hyper-awareness of language usually only found in Language poets, Kevin Davies' COMP. is a brilliant and hilarious read. Quoth the man himself--I learned the year after kindergarten that sentences are linguistic artifacts with regulations that fill themselves out, and that for the purposes of our circus-cannon ambitions the most important part of the war they enact is the full-stopping dots that divide the booty amongst camp-following berzerkers of the sub-syllabic frontier...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781890311087 | Edge Books, August 1, 2000, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Documents the four-year international effort to discover BRCA1, the gene responsible for some types of breast cancer, and profiles the people and politics behind the science (view table of contents)

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9780471120254 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 1, 1996, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Documents the four-year international effort to discover BRCA1, the gene responsible for some types of breast cancer, and profiles the people and politics behind the science

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