**page** | **location** | **correction** | **thanks to** |

xv | line 7 |
"out" S/B "Out" |
DE |

xiv | line 32 |
Omit "of" |
BK |

xvi | line 2 |
"bacterium" S/B "a bacterium" |
BK |

xvi | line 8 |
"Buy" S/B "But" |
BK |

xvi | line 13 |
"invade" S/B "invaded" |
DE |

xvi | line 16 |
"pointless call" S/B "pointless to call" |
DE |

xvi | line 19 |
"every" S/B "ever" |
DE |

xvii | line 4 |
"selection, ~100" S/B
"selection for ~100" |
DE |

xvii | line 10 |
"pathogenesis" S/B "parthenogenesis" |
DE |

2 | line 16 |
"breath, called" S/B
"breath called" |
DE |

3 | line 4 |
"degree(but" S/B "degree) but" |
FH |

5 | last paragraph |
"*A Genetical Theory...*" S/B "*The Genetical Theory...*" |
TA |

8 | line 18 |
"l*n* x_{0}/s" S/B "(*l**n* x_{0})/s" |
DN & DE |

9 | line 14 |
"if of" S/B "of" |
DE |

11 | line 11 |
"unity as" S/B "unity
at" |
DE |

13 | Eq. 1.10 |
Add [brackets] for clarity: "= {α[(1-|s|)(1-λ)y_{1} + λy_{0}]}_{t}" |
WR & FH |

29 | line 3 |
"cells start" S/B "cells which start" |
DE |

30 | line 1 |
"generation" S/B "generations" |
DE |

31 | line 23 |
The second p' S/B p''. |
WR |

31 | line 27 |
"division" S/B "divisions" |
DE |

34 | line 8 |
"in all is (P,M)" S/B "in
all in (P,M)" |
DE |

44 | line 16 |
"2rM times" S/B "r times" |
WR |

45 | Eq. 3.2 |
"dx" S/B "dx_{1}" |
WR |

47 | Eq. 3.10 |
"hx" term in the middle S/B "hs" |
WR |

49 | Eq. 3.17 |
In subscript, "2h-1" S/B "(2h-1)" for clarity |
WR |

49 | line 12 |
"written a as" S/B "written α as" |
RP |

50 | Eqs. 3.19 & 3.20 |
Bottoms of large brackets are missing. |
DE |

59-60 | Chapter 4 |
First four sentences printed twice. |
GI |

63 | Eqs. 4.11 & 4.12 |
"0(z^{3})" S/B "O(z^{3})" |
RP |

64 | Eq. 4.15, line 2 |
"(1-2x) δφ / δφ" S/B "(1-2x) δφ / δx" as in Eq. 4.14 |
WR |

65 | Eq. 4.20, line 2 |
the term "δ^{2} / δx" S/B "δ^{2} / δx^{2}" |
RP |

65 | Eq. 4.24, line 1 |
in right-most term, "x^{2}" in denominator S/B in numerator |
WR |

63-66 | Eqs. 4.13 – 4.27 |
two different symbols for φ (phi) S/B same throughout |
VM |

72 | Eq. 4.43 |
Omit "say" |
WR |

78 | Eq. 4.73 |
last term, "*f*(0, x_{0})" S/B "*f*(x_{0}, 0)" as in Eq. 4.72 |
WR |

82 | line 9 |
"than in causing" S/B
"than causing" |
DE |

90 | line 16 |
"exp -*N*" S/B "exp [-*N*" |
VM |

91 | line 29 |
"would ~10" S/B "would be
~10" |
DE |

95 | *Hoyle mentions Robert of Normandy and William the Conqueror, saying that Robert was the father of William. Actually, it was the opposite -- William was the father of Robert, and it was Robert who loved Herleva and who was, consequently, Robert's mother, not mistress.* | VM |

99 | line 5 |
"2·10^{-6}" S/B
"2·10^{-6}M" |
DE |

100 | line 12 |
"few generation." S/B "few generations." |
DE |

102 | line 9 |
"molecules," S/B
"molecules" |
DE |

103 | line 15 |
"histone-4." S/B
"histone-4?" |
VM |

107 | line 35 |
"Why is that" S/B "Why is it that" |
DE |

116 | line 3 |
"7" S/B "Λ" as in Eq. 7.10 |
WR |

116 | line 18 |
"opportunity not the speed of" S/B
"opportunity, not the speed, of" (for clarity) |
DE |

116 | line 19 |
"theory, the" S/B
"theory. The" |
DE |

117 | line 18 |
"1907" S/B
"1957" |
VM |

125 | line 1 |
"1/1-z" S/B "1/(1-z)" for clarity |
WR |

125 | Eq. 7.42 |
entire index (exponent) lacks minus sign as in Eq. 7.41 |
VM |

128 | line 3 |
"Dayholt" S/B "Dayhoff" |
RP |

128 | line "(b)" |
"debaryanyces" S/B "debaryomyces" |
RP |

132 | line 7 |
"shrimp" S/B "sheep" |
BK & RP |

134 | line 8 |
"If" S/B "if" |
DE |

136 | line 3 |
"the hold" S/B "to hold" |
DE |

BK=Brig Klyce, DE=Douglas Early, DN=Diane Nesin, FH=Fred Hoyle, GI=Greg Irwin, RP=Robert Piotrowski, TA=Tanweer Akram, VM=Vitaly Mats, WR=Walter ReMine |