Archaeology and false antiquities. by Munro, Robert

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  • Archaeology.,
  • Forgery of antiquities.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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LC ClassificationsCC140 .M85 1971
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Paginationxiii, 292 p.
Number of Pages292
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Open LibraryOL5708053M
LC Control Number70173117

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