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Anthropology: Start Research



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Crumb Library

Phone: 315-267-2485
Text: 315-277-3730

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Basic Background information from Encyclopedias


Encyclopedias and Handbooks

Encyclopedia of Diasporas  Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World

Handbook of Paleoanthropology

Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia of human evolution

Encyclopedia of World Cultures and Supplement