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Comparison of British & German skull shapes, WW1

Comparison of British & German skull shapes, WW1 Stock Photo

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7124 x 2649 px | 60.3 x 22.4 cm | 23.7 x 8.8 inches | 300dpi



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long head versus short head opposite types of humanity which are fighting for opposite ideals. a diagram to demonstrate the inherent differences in skull shapes between the british and german people contrasting the dolichocephalic long headed briton with the brachycephalic or short headed teuton. the diagram illustrated an article in the graphic by dr arthur keith which claimed that the physiognomy of the two races was inherently different a theory expounded during the first world war.

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