John Maynard Smith (1920–2004)

  title={John Maynard Smith (1920–2004)},
  author={Vidyanand Nanjundiah},
There is virtually no area of evolutionary biology to which John Maynard Smith did not make a significant contribution. In this essay I try to present a flavour of his accomplishments. 
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