The physical basis of civilization
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Published by Forbes & company in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Human beings -- Origin.,
  • Prehistoric peoples.,
  • Social sciences.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsQH371 .H48
The Physical Object
Pagination241 p.
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23403079M
LC Control Number08013635

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