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The problems of evolution

by Mark Ridley

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark Ridley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH366.2 .R526 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2864326M
    ISBN 100192191942, 0192891758
    LC Control Number84027300

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