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Book Reviews

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Book Review


Human Biology (1929 - 1978): Ensayo Historico-Bibliografico. By Juan Comas and Maria Villanueva. 397 pp. Instituto de Investiga- ciones Antropologas, Universidad Autonomia de Mexico, Mexico, 1982. (Reviewed by Michael A. Little, State University of New York) Energy and Effort, Edited G. A. Harrison, xi + 323 pp. Symposia of the Society for the Study of Human Biology, Volume 22, Taylor and Francis, London, 1982. £16.00. (Reviewed by Erica Wheeler, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Current Developments in Anthropological Genetics. Volume 2. Ecology and Population Structure. Edited by Michael H. Crawford and James H. Mielke. 525 pp. Plenum Press, New York, 1982. US$ 59.50. (Reviewed by Francisco Mauro Salzano, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul) Manual of Physical Status and Performance in Childhood. Volumes 1A and IB: Physical Status Compiled and Edited by Alex F. Roche and Robert M. Malina. lx + 1440 pp. and Volume 2: Physical Performance. Compiled and Edited by Robert M. Malina and Alex F. Roche, ix + 803 pp. Plenum Press, New York, 1983. $195.00 each or $275.00 for both vols. (Reviewed by Michael A. Little, State University of New York) Growing Young. By Ashley Montagu, x + 306 pp. McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1981. $12.95. (Reviewed by Marcus S. Goldstein, Tel Aviv University) The Hunters or the Hunted? An Introduction to African Cave Taphon- omy. By C. K. Brain, x + 365pp. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1981. $35.00 (Reviewed by Karen Lee Davis, State University of New York)