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A New Theory of the Descent of Man1

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THE first of the memoirs referred to below relates to the discovery of a new Palæolithic skeleton, and contains a careful report by Hauser on the excavation, along with a critical description of the skeleton and a comparison of the same with other known types, more especially with the Neanderthal man, from the pen of Prof. Klaatsch.


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    und , "Homo aurienacensis Hauseri, ein palæolithischer Skelettfund aus dem unteren Aurignacien der Station Combecapelle bei Montferrand (Périgord)". Praehistorische Zcitschrift, 1910, Heft 3–4, pp. 273–338, Tafel xxv–xxxv und drei Beilagen. (Berlin, 1910.)

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    , "Die Aurignac-Rasse und ihre Stcllung im Stammbaum der Menschheit". Zeitschrift für Ethnologie, Jahrgang, 1910, Heft 3–4, Pp. 513–577, Mit Tafel ii–iv und 46 Figuren im Text. (Berlin, 1910.)

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