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The passionate amateur"s guide to archaeology in the United States

by Josleen Wilson

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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Archaeological museums and collections -- United States -- Directories.,
    • Indians of North America -- Museums -- Directories.,
    • Indians of North America -- Antiquities.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- United States.,
    • United States -- Antiquities -- Societies, etc. -- Directories.,
    • United States -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJosleen Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159.5 .W55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 464 p. :
      Number of Pages464
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4103762M
      ISBN 10002098670X
      LC Control Number80018351

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