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Anthropology today an encyclopedic inventory by International Symposium on Anthropology (1952 New York)

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographies.

Statementunder the chairmanship of A. L. Kroeber.
SeriesThe Inventory papers; Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
ContributionsKroeber, A. L 1876-1960.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 958 p. :
Number of Pages958
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19827361M

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