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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford, England .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesScience & archaeology, Glasgow 1987.
Statementedited by Elizabeth A. Slater and James O. Tate.
SeriesB.A.R. British series ;, 196, i-ii
ContributionsSlater, E. A., Tate, J. O.
LC ClassificationsCC75 .S365 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xi, 667 p.) :
Number of Pages667
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1961975M
ISBN 100860545814
LC Control Number90193462

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