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Basques from the Pyrenees to the Rockies

Bernice Brusen

Basques from the Pyrenees to the Rockies

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Published by B. Brusen in [S.l.] .
Written in English

  • Idaho
    • Subjects:
    • Basque Americans -- Idaho -- History.,
    • Basque Americans -- History.,
    • Idaho -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Bernice Brusen.
      LC ClassificationsF755.B15 B78 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2750714M
      LC Control Number86101129

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All the available genetic information (gene frequencies of blood groups, serum proteins, red cell enzymes, and HLA antigens) on Pyrenean populations has been gathered and subjected to two kinds of analysis: a Cited by: Basques. ETHNONYMS: Bascos, Eskualdunak, Euskaldunak, Vascos.

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