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An introductory address on the present problems relating to the origin of modern races

delivered at the opening of the winter session in medicine at the University of Birmingham on October 7, 1913

by Keith, Arthur Sir

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Published by John Bale, Sons & Danielsson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Continental Population Groups,
  • Evolution

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur Keith
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26251645M

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