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Animal signals

by John Maynard Smith

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal communication

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-159) and index.

    StatementJohn Maynard-Smith, David Harper.
    SeriesOxford series in ecology and evolution
    ContributionsHarper, David, Dr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL776 .M375 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3323772M
    ISBN 100198526857, 0198526849
    LC Control Number2004296612
    OCLC/WorldCa52991264

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