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Archaeology under water

George Fletcher Bass

Archaeology under water

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underwater archaeology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 168-175.

    Statement[by] George F. Bass.
    SeriesAncient peoples and places, v. 48
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC77 .B3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5983618M
    LC Control Number66012992


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