Reports on the antiquity of man in Europe and on both the American continents, contain frequent references to loess, and repeated efforts have been made to establish the antiquity of man on the basis of the relation of human remains and artifacts to supposed loess. Such efforts have been uniformly unsuccessful, and the weakness of these cases has resulted chiefly from the following causes.
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"The Loess and the Antiquity of Man,"
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