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Observations upon the cranial forms of the American aborigines

based upon specimens contained in the collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

by J. Aitken Meigs

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Published by s.n. in S.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J. Aitken Meigs
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 46677, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 46677
ContributionsAcademy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (23 fr.).
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24628669M
ISBN 100665466773

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Author(s): Meigs,James Aitken, Title(s): Observations upon the cranial forms of the American aborigines, based upon specimens contained in the collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

Aitken Meigs has written: 'Observations upon the cranial forms of the American aborigines' -- subject(s): Craniology, Indians of South America, Craniologie, Indians of. This book is side-by-side on my shelf with "Wisdomkeepers," Arden's beautiful book about our own North American Aborigines.

The theme is the same: To honor and respect these ancient people. Read more. 4 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. by: 8.

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Aitken Meigs, M. D., comes to the conclusion that. “When you look at it objectively, that’s what most colonists do—they land then find a way of wiping out their competition. In America is was blankets covered with smallpox and in Australia it was permits to hunt aborigines.

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Aitken Meigs, M. D., comes to the conclusion that: 1st. The book takes us through a wealth of anomalous archaeological sites, skulls that exhibit bizarre morphological features, intriguing Dreaming myths that have shown correlations to recent discoveries, advanced medical science in the palaeolithic period, a long list of firsts for humanity accepted to be Australian, a number of peculiar human /5(5).

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The Kariera, for example, are divided into hordes, or local groups of about 30 people, which are divided into four classes, or sections. Membership in a section determines ritual and territorial claims.