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Crime and the man

Earnest Albert Hooton

Crime and the man

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal anthropology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Earnest Albert Hooton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6025 .H7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 403 p. :
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6382343M
    LC Control Number39002658
    OCLC/WorldCa373554


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