The Middle Bronze Age in the Levant proceedings of an International Conference on MB IIA Ceramic Material, Vienna, 24th-26th of January 2001

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  • Bronze age -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.,
  • Ceramic materials -- Middle East -- Congresses.,
  • Middle East -- Antiquities -- Congresses.

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Statementedited by Manfred Bietak.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesContributions to the chronology of the Eastern Mediterranean -- v. 3, Denkschriften der Gesamtakademie -- Bd. 26
ContributionsBietak, Manfred., Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften., International Conference on MB IIA Ceramic Material (2001 : Vienna, Austria)
The Physical Object
Pagination384 p. :
Number of Pages384
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Open LibraryOL22447529M
ISBN 103700131194

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