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William Charles Osman Hill

Jesse Russell

Published June 7th 2012
ISBN : 9785510649529
Paperback
84 pages
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! William Charles Osman Hill (13 July 1901 - 25 January 1975) was a British anatomist, primatologist, and a leading authority on primate anatomy during the 20th century. He is best known for his nearlyMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! William Charles Osman Hill (13 July 1901 - 25 January 1975) was a British anatomist, primatologist, and a leading authority on primate anatomy during the 20th century. He is best known for his nearly completed eight-volume series, Primates: Comparative Anatomy and Taxonomy, which covered all living and extinct primates known at the time in full detail and contained illustrations created by his wife, Yvonne. Schooled at King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys in Birmingham and University of Birmingham, he went on to publish 248 works and accumulated a vast collection of primate specimens that are now stored at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.