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The Other America

The Other America

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Published by University of Essex in (Colchester) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p77-80.

    Statementedited by Valerie Fraser and Gordon Brotherston for the exhibition Native artifacts of the New World, Museum of Mankind 1982.
    ContributionsFraser, Valerie., Brotherston, Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE61
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21518757M
    ISBN 100901726206
    OCLC/WorldCa12474594

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