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Races and peoples lectures on the science of ethnography by Daniel Garrison Brinton

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Published by D. McKay in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Ethnology

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Edition Notes

First published in 1890.

Statementby Daniel G. Brinton.
LC ClassificationsGN520 .B85 1901
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p.
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6939590M
LC Control Number04010716

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