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From Karl Höchberg   21 February 1879

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Summary

Describes health-related arguments for vegetarianism. Notes arguments that anthropoid apes are vegetarians. Asks whether man is sufficiently adapted to mixed diet so that meat is not harmful?

Summary

Describes health-related arguments for vegetarianism. Notes arguments that anthropoid apes are vegetarians. Asks whether man is sufficiently adapted to mixed diet so that meat is not harmful?

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11897
From
Karl Höchberg
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Castagnola
Source of text
DAR 166: 227
Physical description
6pp (German)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11897,” accessed on 27 May 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11897.xml

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