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He taught at the university of tennessee in knoxville, and though currently retired from teaching, still plays an active research role. It was published by missouri archaeological society and has a total of 361 pages in the book. A laboratory and field manual of the human skeleton. I went through three copies of bass as an ma student since the wire binding is wonderful at not keeping the book held together. Bass and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Bass, bill 1928 jefferson bass, a joint pseudonym, william m. A laboratory and field manual of the human skeleton william m. Now revised and updated for a third edition, the book continues to build on its foundation of detailed photographs and practical realworld application of science. Bass donated skeletal collection at the university of. He taught at the university of tennessee in knoxville, and though currently. For students of palaeo and forensic anthropology, this book is an excellent field guide and reference.
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