Hand use, preference and proficiency
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Hand use, preference and proficiency a cross-cultural comparison of Kwakiutl and Caucasian samples

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Written in English


  • Kwakiutl Indians -- Ethnology.

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Statementby Virginia Leslie Marrion.
SeriesCanadian theses on microfiche = Thèses canadiennes sur microfiche -- 58587
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 117 leaves
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18433993M
ISBN 100315106735

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