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How to Tame a Fox

Visionary Scientists and a Siberian Tale of Jump-Started Evolution

Lee Alan Dugatkin

Tucked away in Siberia, there are furry, four-legged creatures with wagging tails and floppy ears that are as docile and friendly as any lapdog. But, despite appearances, these are not dogs—they are foxes. They are the result of the most astonishing experiment in breeding ever undertaken—imagine speeding up thousands of years of evolution into a fe...
Publish Date
2019-04-14T00:00:00.000Z
2019-04-14T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2016
Goodreads rating
4.19
ISBN
9780226599717
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2020-05-21T14:10:25.000Z
One of those books I couldn’t have done without. Tells the amazing story of a Russian scientist who domesticated a fox and revolutionized our understanding of human nature. Brilliantly written – can’t recommend it enough.      source