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Interaction and acculturation in the Mediterranean Proceedings of the second International Congress of Mediterranean Pre- and Protohistory, Amsterdam, ... of the Henri Frankfort foundation)

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Published by Gruner .
Written in English


  • Congresses,
  • Civilization,
  • Antiquities,
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Mediterranean region

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ISBN 109060321944
ISBN 109789060321942

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