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7 edition of Historical dictionary of North American archaeology found in the catalog.

Historical dictionary of North American archaeology

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Antiquities -- Dictionaries,
    • Archaeology -- North America -- Dictionaries,
    • North America -- Antiquities -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdward B. Jelks, editor, Juliet C. Jelks, assistant editor.
      ContributionsJelks, Edward B., Jelks, Juliet C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE77.9 .H57 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 760 p. ;
      Number of Pages760
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2388440M
      ISBN 100313243077
      LC Control Number87017581

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