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For the non-creationist this book pulls together all the evidence based strands of evolutionary theory and tries to explain how the species H sapiens sapiens came to be. In his inestimable lucidity, Steve Jones separates genetic fact from genetic fiction and tries to set a balance that is soo often lost in the fundamentalism that surrounds our existance. Each time I read this book I remember much and learn more.
John Stephen Jones is a Welsh geneticist and from 1995 to 1999 and 2008 to June 2010 was Head of the Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment at University College London. His studies are conducted in the Galton Laboratory. He is also a television presenter and a prize-winning author on the subject of biology, especially evolution. He is one of the contemporary popular writers on evolutio...moreMore about Steve Jones...