Reconstruction of demographic profiles from ossuaryskeletal samples
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Reconstruction of demographic profiles from ossuaryskeletal samples a case study from the Tidewater Potomac by Douglas H. Ubelaker

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press; (for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.) in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Maryland -- Anthropometry,
  • Juhle site, Md

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p. 71-79.

Statement(by) Douglas H. Ubelaker.
SeriesSmithsonian contributions to anthropology -- no. 18
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19028758M

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