10 edition of Extraordinary anthropology found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -446) and index.
|Statement||edited by Jean-Guy A. Goulet and Bruce Granville Miller ; with a preface by Johannes Fabian.|
|Contributions||Goulet, Jean-Guy., Miller, Bruce G., 1951-|
|LC Classifications||GN502 .E98 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 456 p. :|
|Number of Pages||456|
|LC Control Number||2006036210|
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