Ancient Central China by Rowan K. Flad

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Civilization,
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology,
  • Prehistoric Antiquities,
  • Bronze Age,
  • Antiquities,
  • Neolithic period

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementRowan K. Flad, Pochan Chen
SeriesCase studies in early societies
ContributionsChen, Pochan, 1973-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN776.32.C6 F528 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25361754M
ISBN 109780521899000, 9780521727662
LC Control Number2012023429

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