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Human bones a scientific and pictorial investigation by R. McNeill Alexander

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Published by Pi in New York .
Written in English


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  • Biomechanics -- Pictorial Works

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Edition Notes

StatementR. McNeill Alexander ; photography by Aaron Diskin ; consultant, Henry Galiano.
GenrePictorial works., Pictorial Works.
LC ClassificationsQM101 .A385 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3314794M
ISBN 100131479407
LC Control Number2004106843

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