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From J. D. Kendall   20 January 1882

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Summary

Suggests that the tendency of the left arm to move with the right leg (and vice versa) during walking is a rudiment of quadrupedal locomotion and thus bears on the descent of man.

Summary

Suggests that the tendency of the left arm to move with the right leg (and vice versa) during walking is a rudiment of quadrupedal locomotion and thus bears on the descent of man.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13630
From
John Dixon Kendall
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Whitehaven
Source of text
DAR 169: 5
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13630,” accessed on 22 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-13630.xml

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