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Predicting the past

an introduction to anthropological archaeology.

by David Hurst Thomas

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric,
  • Archaeology -- Methodology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 77-84.

    SeriesBasic anthropology units
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN739 .T46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 84 p.
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5416021M
    ISBN 100030911540
    LC Control Number73007895

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