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Readings in American archaeological theory selections from American antiquity, 1962-2011 by Christine S. VanPool

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Published by SAA Press, Society for American Archaeology in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy,
  • Antiquities,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Archaeology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesAmerican antiquity.
Statementcompiled by Christine VanPool and Todd VanPool
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE57 .R32 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25224080M
ISBN 109780932839459
LC Control Number2012007627

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