Physiological and Medical Observations Among the Indians of Southwestern United States and Northern Mexico

Physiological and Medical Observations Among the Indians of Southwestern United States and Northern Mexico

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...diameter antero-post. maximum of head, 15.8; diameter lateral maximum of head, 14.2: height of head (biauric. line-bregma), 13.0; face height to nasion, 9.7; face height tc crinion, 15.4; diameter bizygom. maximum, 12.7. Occiput slightly flattened. Body normal. Intelligence slightly below average (teacher's estimate). (2) Maina (Mishongnovi): Girl about 14 or 15 years old. Father and mother normal; the other children normal; is the second child of the family. Hair straight, flax color, eyelashes and eyebrows lighter. Eyes medium blue. Face pinkish white; hands and feet show effects of exposure. Teeth normal, 28 of second dentition erupted. Face normal. Is not very bright in school; intelligence in general slightly below medium. Height, 151.5 cm.; diameter antero-post. maximum of head, 17.6; diameter lateral maximum of head, 14; height of head (biauric. line-bregma), 12.7; face height to nasion, 11.2; face height to crinion, 16.4; diameter bizygom. maximum, 13.2. (3) Komaiaunima (Mishongnovi): Girl between 15 and 16 years of age. Father and mother normal; only albino in the family; is the second child, both the first and third normal. Hair straight, medium to light yellowish brown; eyebrows and eyelashes light flax color. Eyes grayish blue. Color of face and body exactly as in white blonds, i. ., pinkish white. Shows sunburn on exposed part of limbs and on face. Features normal. Expression not very bright. Intelligence not above the average, possibly slightly below. Teeth normal, 28 second teeth fully erupted. Height, 151.5 cm.; diameter antero-post. maximum of head, 17.3; diameterlateral maximum of head, 14.4; height of head (biauric. line-bregma), 13.55; height of face to nasion, 11; height of face to crinion, 17.9; diameter bizygom...."show more

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  • Paperback | 166 pages
  • 187.96 x 243.84 x 12.7mm | 317.51g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236501667
  • 9781236501660