On English Pygmies and Giants: the Physical Stature of English Youth in the late-18th and early-19th Centuries
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KeywordsHeight; Biological Standard of Living; Anthropometry; Inequality; Industrial Revolution;
- N33 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- N53 - Economic History - - Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Extractive Industries - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- N93 - Economic History - - Regional and Urban History - - - Europe: Pre-1913
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