"John Gillespie has done the near-impossible, condensing the essence of population genetics into a very short book. The result is a little gem. The derivations are simple and clear, and often strikingly original. The minor gaps in the first edition are filled by this equally concise second edition. Population genetics is a complicated subject; only a person of Gillespie's depth of knowledge and insight could simplify without distorting." -- James F. Crow, author of Genetics Notes--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
This is a classic. The book is clearly written and (as the title indicates) concise. It doesn't try to be comprehensive, but instead gives the reader a taste--or more like a... Read morePublished 12 months ago by M
As a graduate student with some familiarity in population genetics, I found this an excellent review and guide to some more in-depth topics I had not yet thought of. Read morePublished 16 months ago by kpotato