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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North America

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Antiquities.,
  • North America -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [347]-376.

Statement[by] Jesse D. Jennings.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE77.9 .J4
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 391 p.
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5606296M
LC Control Number68013517

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