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Materiel Culture

The Archaeology of 20th Century Conflict (One World Archaeology)

by John Schofield

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7487680M
ISBN 100415233879
ISBN 109780415233873


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