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From Athens to Gordion

The Papers of a Memorial Symposium for Rodney S. Young (University Museum papers ; v. 1)

by Keith De Vries

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Published by Univ Museum Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Young, Rodney Stuart

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8390786M
    ISBN 100934718350
    ISBN 109780934718356

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From Athens to Gordion The Papers of a Memorial Symposium for Rodney S. Young Edited by Keith DeVries. pages | 8 1/2 x 11 | illus. Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Distributed for the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

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