2 edition of A Community of culture found in the catalog.
A Community of culture
by Dept. of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University in Canberra, Australia
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Matthew Spriggs ... [et al.].|
|Series||Occasional papers in prehistory -- no. 21|
|Contributions||Spriggs, Matthew., Golson, Jack., Australian National University. Research School of Pacific Studies.|
|LC Classifications||GN871 .C655 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 289 p. :|
|Number of Pages||289|
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