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Willigut
Saturday, February 4th, 2006, 07:02 PM
George Combe's "System of Phrenology" was perhaps the most detailed and authoritative popular phrenology text ever written.

Link bellow heads to excerpt from chapter 35, "National character & development of brain". Phrenological analysis on mental faculties, draw from skull samples gathered from the most distant parts of the world.

=>http://pages.britishlibrary.net/phrenology/system/national_character.htm

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To recognize correct position of brain "organs" on human head I suggest follow page (http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/phrenology/phrenology_frames.html).

Aboriginal peoples from the text above and Races of mankind: [post (http://forums.skadi.net/showthread.php?t=36081)]