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history of the ancient world by Chester G. Starr

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
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  • History, Ancient,
  • Prehistoric peoples

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 717-729) and index.

StatementChester G. Starr.
LC ClassificationsD59 .S75 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 742 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages742
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1875035M
ISBN 100195066286, 0195066294
LC Control Number90034970

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