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Heads and tales

Author: Malvina Hoffman; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, ©1936.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"My adventures and experiences of 'headhunting' in the near and far corners of the earth - and how the hundred racial types in the 'Hall of man' of the Field museum in Chicago were selected and modelled on the road."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffman, Malvina, 1887-1966.
Heads and tales.
New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, ©1936
(OCoLC)593034999
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malvina Hoffman; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 2585188
Notes: "My adventures and experiences of 'head-hunting' in the near and far corners of the earth--and how the hundred racial types in the 'Hall of Man' of the Field Museum in Chicago were selected and modelled on the road."--Page 3.
Contains a section on the native tribes of Africa.
Maps on end papers.
Description: xx, 416 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Malvina Hoffman.

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"My adventures and experiences of 'headhunting' in the near and far corners of the earth - and how the hundred racial types in the 'Hall of man' of the Field museum in Chicago were selected and modelled on the road."

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