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Genetic Strand: Exploring a Family History through DNA

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In the Victorian era it was common to save a lock of hair when someone died. Edward Ball, author of Slaves in the Family, inherited an old desk, in which he found a cache of those locks. Genetic testing helped confirm that the family has a mixed race heritage. His new book tells the story in detail: The Genetic Strand: Exploring a Family History through DNA.

Edited June 14, 2020 to remove broken link.

Yellacat Ranch Under a Western Sky
Justin Swanstrom

Justin Swanstrom

Made in America. Retired attorney. Bookseller at Shining Lotus. No Nazis in Valhalla. He/him.

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