Iranians of the copper/bronze ages.
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Iranians of the copper/bronze ages. by Mario Cappieri

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Published by Field Research Projects in Coconut Grove, Fla .
Written in English



  • Iran,
  • Iran.


  • Craniology -- Iran.,
  • Copper age -- Iran.,
  • Bronze age -- Iran.,
  • Iran -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 20-21.

StatementEdited by Henry Field.
SeriesField Research Projects. Study, no. 36, Study (Field Research Projects) ;, no. 36.
LC ClassificationsGN85.I7 C36
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 60 p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3889007M
LC Control Number81450343

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