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The economy of nature and the evolution of sex

Michael T. Ghiselin

The economy of nature and the evolution of sex

by Michael T. Ghiselin

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex (Biology),
  • Evolution (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael T. Ghiselin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH481 .G56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 346 p. :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5431692M
    ISBN 100520024745
    LC Control Number73078554

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