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Adult male height in an American colony: Puerto Rico and the USA mainland compared, 1886-1955

  • Godoy, Ricardo A.
  • Goodman, Elizabeth
  • Levins, Richard
  • Caram, Mariana
  • Seyfried, Craig
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    Volume (Year): 5 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 82-99

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