7 edition of Unit issues in archaeology found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-236) and index.
|Statement||edited by Ann F. Ramenofsky and Anastasia Steffen.|
|Series||Foundations of archaeological inquiry|
|Contributions||Ramenofsky, Ann F. 1942-, Steffen, Anastsia, 1963-|
|LC Classifications||CC75 .U53 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 245 p. :|
|Number of Pages||245|
|ISBN 10||0874805473, 0874805481|
|LC Control Number||97036485|
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