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The Origin of the Australians

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Published by Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Humanities Press in Canberra, [Atlantic Highlands] N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Origin -- Congresses,
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Anthropometry -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by R. L. Kirk and A. G. Thorne.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesHuman biology series :, no. 6
    ContributionsKirk, R. L., Thorne, A. G., Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN666 .O74 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 449 p. :
    Number of Pages449
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4883765M
    ISBN 100391006150, 0391006169
    LC Control Number76013318

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