New shapes from old genes

The Shape of Life: Genes, Development, and the Evolution of Animal Form.

By Rudolf A. Raff. University of Chicago Press: 1996. Pp. 520. $55, £43.95 (hbk); $29.95, £23.95 (pbk).

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Slack, J. New shapes from old genes. Nature 382, 124–125 (1996).

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