White Sea–Baltic Race

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

White Sea–Baltic Race

 

a branch of the great Indo-European race, common in northeastern Europe. Distinguishing features include average height, light pigmentation, straight hair, average development of tertiary hair cover, a short nose (with a significant percentage having elevated nasal floors and concave dorsa), mesocephaly, and brachycephaly.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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