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The Genetic Inferno

Inside the Seven Deadly Sins

by John J. Medina

  • 252 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Molecular biology,
  • The self, ego, identity, personality,
  • Life Sciences - Genetics & Genomics,
  • Genetic Psychology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Personality,
  • General,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Science / Molecular Biology,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Molecular Biology,
  • Behavior Genetics,
  • Deadly sins

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7749745M
    ISBN 100521640644
    ISBN 109780521640640

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As in previous novels, Langdon works against the clock to decipher hints hidden in the treasures of the world’s art and literature, fighting intrigue and deception.Inferno (pronounced [iɱˈfɛrno]; Italian for "Hell") is the first part of Italian writer Dante Alighieri's 14th-century epic poem Divine is followed by Purgatorio and Inferno tells the journey of Dante through Hell, guided by the ancient Roman poet the poem, Hell is depicted as nine concentric circles of torment located within the Earth; it is the "realm.Inferno “Seek and ye shall find” Publishing details: Transworld Publishers –London First published in Great Britain in by Bantam Press – an imprint of Transworld Publishers.

Inferno () is a breathless race-against-time thriller by America’s renowned author Dan Brown.