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The Individual in Prehistory Studies of Variability in Style in Prehistoric Technologies (Studies in archeology series)

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Published by Academic Pr .
Written in English


  • Antiquities,
  • Art, Prehistoric,
  • Congresses,
  • Indians,
  • Industries, Primitive

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJames N. Hill (Editor), Joel Gunn (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9281756M
ISBN 100123481503
ISBN 109780123481504

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