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The Selfish Gene
By Lalla Ward (narrator) and Richard Dawkins
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Brilliance Audio
Publication date April 15, 2014
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Mp3 una
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781491514504
ISBN-10 1491514507
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 6.75 in.
Weight 0.15 lbs.
Original list price $9.99
Other format details audio
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The Selfish Gene caused a wave of excitement among biologists and the general public when it was first published in 1976. Its vivid rendering of a gene’s eye view of life, in lucid prose, gathered together the strands of thought about the nature of natural selection into a conceptual framework with far-reaching implications for our understanding of evolution.Time has confirmed its significance. Intellectually rigorous, yet written in non-technical language, The Selfish Gene is widely regarded as a masterpiece of science writing, and its insights remain as relevant today as on the day it was published."This book should be read, can be read, by almost everyone. It describes with great skill a new face of the theory of evolution." —W. D. Hamilton"Learned, witty, and very well written…exhilaratingly good." —Sir Peter Medawar, The Spectator

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780192177735 Book cover for 9780199291144
 
30 anv edition from Oxford Univ Pr (April 24, 2006)
9780199291144 | details & prices | 384 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.12 lbs | List price $24.95
About: The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages.
2 sub edition from Oxford Univ Pr (November 23, 1989)
9780192177735 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $30.00
About: An ethologist shows man to be a gene machine whose world is one of savage competition and deceit
Paperback
Book cover for 9780192860927 Book cover for 9780199291151
 
3 edition from Oxford Univ Pr (May 25, 2006)
9780199291151 | details & prices | 360 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Richard Dawkins' brilliant reformulation of the theory of natural selection has the rare distinction of having provoked as much excitement and interest outside the scientific community as within it.
from Oxford Univ Pr (October 25, 1990)
9780192860927 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $16.95
About: An ethologist shows man to be a gene machine whose world is one of savage competition and deceit
With Richard Dawkins | from Oxford Univ Pr (September 1, 1990)
9789990077858 | details & prices | List price $0.02
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781455831647 Book cover for 9781491514504
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Lalla Ward (other contributor), Richard Dawkins | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (April 15, 2014)
9781491514504 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $9.99
About: The Selfish Gene caused a wave of excitement among biologists and the general public when it was first published in 1976.
With Lalla Ward (other contributor), Richard Dawkins (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (October 4, 2011)
9781455831647 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.25 × 0.25 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $19.99
About: The Selfish Gene caused a wave of excitement among biologists and the general public when it was first published in 1976.

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