Wednesday, July 21, 2004
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science that Reveals our Genetic Ancestry
by Bryan Sykes: Non fiction. A great read! This book describes the author's successful quest using DNA to map both an individual's genetic paths back through the maternal and paternal lines. He can trace your ancestors back 20,000 years. That's right, 20,000. That's a lot of ancestors. If you are a man, you can have your Y chromosome tested and entered into a data base that can possibly connect you with male kinfolks with the same last name. It costs under $200.00 for the first 25 markers. To order directly from Amazon.com,click the link below.