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Physical stature of adult Tsimane' Amerindians, Bolivian Amazon in the 20th century

  • Godoy, Ricardo A.
  • Leonard, William R.
  • Reyes-Garcia, Victoria
  • Goodman, Elizabeth
  • McDade, Thomas
  • Huanca, Tomas
  • Tanner, Susan
  • Vadez, Vincent
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    Volume (Year): 4 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 184-205

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ehbiol:v:4:y:2006:i:2:p:184-205
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