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Published by John and Erica Hedges in Oxford .
Written in English



  • Middle East,
  • Middle East.


  • Natufian culture -- Middle East.,
  • Hunting and gathering societies -- Middle East.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Middle East.,
  • Middle East -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Christophe Delage.
SeriesBAR international series ;, 1320
ContributionsDelage, Christophe.
LC ClassificationsGN774.3.N38 L37 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3453075M
ISBN 101841713899
LC Control Number2005362982

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