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Introduction to British prehistory

from the arrival of Homo sapiens to the Claudian invasion

by J. V. S. Megaw

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Published by Leicester University Press, Barnes & Noble in Leicester, Savage, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Prehistoric peoples -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [503]-544) and index.

      Statementedited by J.V.S. Megaw and D.D.A. Simpson ; with contributions from T.C. Champion ... [et al.] ; line illustrations by Morna MacGregor.
      ContributionsSimpson, D. D. A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN805 .M43 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 560 p. :
      Number of Pages560
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1562319M
      ISBN 100718511220, 0389209821
      LC Control Number91043758

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