Height and Health in the United Kingdom 1815-1860: Evidence from the East India Company Army
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- Joel Mokyr & Cormac Ó Gráda, 1994. "Height and health in the United Kingdom 1815–1860 : evidence from the East India company army," Working Papers 199407, School of Economics, University College Dublin.
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