AND EXCURSIONS IN PIGEON GENETICS by W. F. Hollander
Doc. Hollander was the man who taught all of us genetics, and the one who forced us to think.. This is a very informal history of the discovery written for the non-scientist of the various mutations and alleles of the common pigeon.
SOME U.S. PIGEON SUPPLY COMPANIES
AND INHERITANCE IN PIGEONS by Axel Sell.
beautiful of all the genetics works presently in print. Color photos
showing the mutations discussed are a great help.
ZÜCHTEN MIT SYSTEM by Axel Sell
NOT SPECIFICALLY PIGEON RELATED
Dawkins, Richard, 1989, The Selfish Gene (2nd ed.), Oxford Univ. Press.
Dawkins, Richard, 1995, River Out of Eden, Basic Books
Dawkins, Richard, 2005, The Ancestor's Tale, Mariner Books
Dawkins, Richard, 1997, Climbing Mount Improbable, paperback
Dawkins, Richard, 2010, The Greatest Show on
Earth: The Evidence for Evolution, paperback * If you only read
one, this is it.
Gould, Stephen, 1980, The Panda's Thumb, W. W. Norton & Company
Lavers, Chris, 2000, Why Elephants Have Big Ears: Understanding Patterns of Life on Earth, St. Martin's Press, N.Y.
Wards, Peter D. 2006, Out of Thin Air: Dinosaurs, Birds, and Earth's Ancient Atmosphere John Henry Press
Shubin,Neil , 2009, Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body , Vintage
Weiner, Jonathan, 1994, The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time, Knopf
Excellent history of cell up to and including HOX genes.
The Cell: Chemistry of Life