Investigations in the military and anthropological statistics of American soldiers.

by Benjamin Apthorp Gould

Publisher: Pub. for U.S. sanitary commission, by Hurd and Houghton in New York

Written in English
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  • United States. -- Army -- Statistics,
  • Anthropometry -- United States,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Statistics

Edition Notes

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., Xerox University Microfilms, 1972. 35 mm. (American Culure Series, reel 525.5)

StatementBy Benjamin Apthorp Gould; actuary to the U.S. sanitary commission.
GenreStatistics.
SeriesSanitary memoirs of the war of the rebellion. [New York, 1869, v. 2], American culture series -- 525.5.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 655 p. incl. illus., tables, fold. diagrs.
Number of Pages655
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17485347M
OCLC/WorldCa6752618

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Very much a scientific work of its time, it explored topics such as the nativity and ages of Union volunteers together with examinations of physical characteristics such as stature, complexion, dimension and proportions of the head and pulmonary capacity, to name.

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Title(s): Investigations in the military and anthropological statistics of American soldiers/ Benjamin Apthorp Gould. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York: Arno Press, Description: xiv, p.: ill.

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*Investigations in the Military and Anthropological Statistics of American Soldiers By Benj. Apthorp Gould, New York, Page 27 These are impressive figures, but it is to borne in mind that they do not take account of numerous re-enlistments.

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