A New Look at Morton's Craniological Research

@article{Michael1988ANL,
  title={A New Look at Morton's Craniological Research},
  author={J. Sullivan Michael},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={1988},
  volume={29},
  pages={349 - 354}
}
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