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The Resource Adam's curse : a future without men, Bryan Sykes

Adam's curse : a future without men, Bryan Sykes

Label
Adam's curse : a future without men
Title
Adam's curse
Title remainder
a future without men
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Sykes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history and future of the Y chromosome and maintains that because it is unable to exchange genetic material or repair itself, the day will come when it will cease to exist
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sykes, Bryan
Dewey number
599.93/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH600.5
LC item number
.S98 2004
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QH 447
NLM item number
S983a 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Y chromosome
  • Sex (Biology)
  • Human evolution
  • Genetics
  • Sociobiology
  • Y Chromosome
Label
Adam's curse : a future without men, Bryan Sykes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: London : Bantam Press, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The original Mr Sykes -- The lonely chromosome -- Ribbons of life -- The last embrace -- Sex and the single chromosome -- How to make a man -- Sex tips from fish -- Why bother with sex? -- The ideal republic -- The sense of sex -- The separation of the sexes -- A war on two fronts -- A rage to persuade -- Men of the world -- Blood of the Vikings -- The Y-chromosome of Somhairle Mor -- The great Khan -- The old school register -- The eleven daughters of Tracy Lewis -- The slaughter of the innocents -- The rise of the tyrant -- The sperm of Tara -- The gay gene revisited -- Gaia's revenge -- Lifting the curse
Control code
54487538
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
x, 318 pages
Isbn
9780393058963
Lccn
2004003628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Adam's curse : a future without men, Bryan Sykes
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: London : Bantam Press, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The original Mr Sykes -- The lonely chromosome -- Ribbons of life -- The last embrace -- Sex and the single chromosome -- How to make a man -- Sex tips from fish -- Why bother with sex? -- The ideal republic -- The sense of sex -- The separation of the sexes -- A war on two fronts -- A rage to persuade -- Men of the world -- Blood of the Vikings -- The Y-chromosome of Somhairle Mor -- The great Khan -- The old school register -- The eleven daughters of Tracy Lewis -- The slaughter of the innocents -- The rise of the tyrant -- The sperm of Tara -- The gay gene revisited -- Gaia's revenge -- Lifting the curse
Control code
54487538
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
x, 318 pages
Isbn
9780393058963
Lccn
2004003628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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