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Book Reviews

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Book Review


Genetic Control of Immune Responsiveness: Relationship to Disease Sus­ceptibility. Edited by H. (). McDevitt and M. Landy. xviii -I- 469 pp. Academic Press, New York, 1973. $19.50. (Reviewed by W. Thomas London, Fox Chase Cancer Center) The Biochemical Genetics of Man. Edited by D. J. H. Brock and O. Mayo.726 pp. Academic Press, New York, 1972. (Reviewed by Donald J. Nash, Colorado State University) Human Chromosomes. By E. H. R. Ford. 381 pp. Academic Press, New York, 1973. $19.50. (Reviewed by Ann L. Koen, Wayne State University) Genetic and Anthropological Studies of Olympic Athletes. Edited by A. L. de Garay, L. Levine and J. E. L. Carter, xvii + 236pp. Academic Press, New York, 1974. $14.50. (Reviewed by John H. Himes, University of Texas) Evaluation and Regulation of Body Build and Composition. By A. R. Behnke and J. H. Wilmore. xiv + 236 pp. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1974. (Reviewed by A. F. Roche, Fels Research Institute) Growing Up In Hong Kong. By C. E. Field and F. M. Baber, xviii + 178 pp. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong, 1973 (HK $35, US $6.30). (Reviewed by Edward I. Fry, Southern Methodist University) Primate Agression, Territoriality, and Xenophobia: A Comparative Perspective. Edited by H. L. Holloway, xvi -I- 513 pp. Academic Press, New York, 1974. $29.50. (Reviewed by Claud A. Bramblett, The University of Texas) Prosimian Biology. Edited by B. 1). Martin, G. A. Doyle and A. C. Walker, xxi + 983 pp. Gerald Duckworth and Co. Ltd., London, and University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 1974. $48.00. (Reviewed by John Buettner-Janusch, New York University)