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The archaeology and anthropology of landscape

shaping your landscape

by Peter J. Ucko

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape assessment -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.,
  • Landscape archaeology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peter J. Ucko and Robert Layton.
    SeriesOne world archaeology ;, 30
    ContributionsUcko, Peter J., Layton, Robert, 1944-, World Archaeological Congress (3rd : 1994 : New Delhi, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF90 .A73 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 499 p. :
    Number of Pages499
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL360276M
    ISBN 100415117674
    LC Control Number98020323

    Anthropomorphic Figurines


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