The Fenland Project. by Hall, David

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Published by Fenland Project Committee, Cambridgeshire Archaeological in Cambridge [England] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Fens, The (England),
  • England,
  • Fens, The.

Subjects:

  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Fens, The,
  • Fens, The (England) -- Antiquities

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesEast Anglian archaeology,, rept. no. <35, 45, 52, 55, 61, 66, >
ContributionsHall, David, 1938-, Silvester, R. J., Hayes, P. P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA670.E13 E13 no. 35, etc.
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <2-5, 7-8 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL853602M
LC Control Number95134418

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