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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Demographic anthropology -- Congresses.,
  • Genealogy -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Bennett Dyke, Warren T. Morrill.
SeriesPopulation and social structure
ContributionsDyke, Bennett., Morrill, Warren T., American Association of Physical Anthropologists.
LC ClassificationsGN33.5 .G46
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4103122M
ISBN 100122263804
LC Control Number80017683

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