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The Menstrual Cycle and Physical Activity. Edited by Jacqueline L. Puhl and C. Harmon Brown, x + 164 pp. Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc., Champaign, Illinois, 1986. $22.00. (Reviewed by Christine L. Wells, Arizona State University) History of Physical Anthropology in Poland. By T. Bielicki, T. Krupinsky and J. Strzalko. 45pp. Occasional Papers. Vol. 1, no. 6, International Association of Human Biologists. 19 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, England. 1985. £3.00. (Reviewed by Gabriel W. Lasker, Wayne State University School of Medicine) Evolutionary Theory: The Unfinished Synthesis. By Robert G.B. Reid. 405 pp. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York, 1985. $34.50. (Reviewed by Charles Hoff, University of South Alabama) Food, Nutrition, and Health. By Fergus M. Clydesdale and Frederick J. Fran­cis. x + 293 pp. AVI Publishing Co., Inc., Westport, Connecticut, 1985. $22.00. (Reviewed by Kathleen Galvin, Colorado State University) The Human Skeleton. By Pat Shipman, Alan Walker, and David Bichell. 343 pp. Harvard University Press, Cambridge. Massachusetts, 1985. $27.50. (Reviewed by Thomas M. Greiner, State University of New York) Brief Reviews by Michael A. Little, State University of New York Hormones. The Messengers of Life. By Lawrence Crapo. x + 194 pp. W.H. Freeman and Co., New York, 1985. $11.95. The Measurement of Human Growth. By Noel Cameron, x + 182 pp. Croom Helm, London, 1984. £15.95. The Anthropology of Sport. An Introduction. By Kendall Blanchard and Alyce T. Chesha. xiv + 306 pp. Bergin & Garvey Publishers, Inc., South Hadley, Massachuesetts, 1985. $16.95. Endocrine Genetics and Genetics of Growth. By C.J. Papadatos and C.S. Bar­ts ocas. xii + 375 pp. Proceedings of the Fourth International Clinical Genetics Seminar, Athens, Greece, May 1985. Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York 1985. $64.00.