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sea-craft of prehistory

Paul Johnstone

sea-craft of prehistory

by Paul Johnstone

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Published by Harvard University Press, 1980. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boats, Prehistoric

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPaul Johnstone ; prepared for publication by Sean McGrail.. --
    ContributionsMcGrail, Sean
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21883108M

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