The physical characters of the Indians of southern Mexico

by Frederick Starr

Publisher: AMS Press in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1902 ed. published by the University of Chicago Press, Chicago in v. 4, p. [51]-109, of The decennial publications of the University of Chicago, first series.

Statementby Frederick Starr.
LC ClassificationsF1220 .S795 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5048315M
ISBN 100404119069
LC Control Number74009008

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