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On evolution.

by John Maynard Smith

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

  • Evolution (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    LC ClassificationsQH366.2 .M3919
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 125 p.
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5297277M
    ISBN 100852242298, 0852242239
    LC Control Number72077391

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