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Southern Italy An Archaeological Guide; The Main Prehistoric, Greek, and Roman Sites. by Margaret Guido

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Published by Noyes Pubns .
Written in English


  • Guidebooks,
  • Italy, Southern,
  • Antiquities

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8048914M
ISBN 100815550111
ISBN 109780815550112

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