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Science  22 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5696, pp. 614-615
DOI: 10.1126/science.1104190

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What Makes Biology Unique? Considerations on the Autonomy of a Scientific Discipline. by Ernst Mayr. Cambridge University Press, New York, 2004. 246 pp. $30, £25. ISBN 0-521-84114-3.

In his 25th book and 101st year, the author offers a collection of revised and new essays that explore the philosophy of biology and evolution.