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Chemical arts and technologies of indigenous Americans

B. Le Roy Gordon

Chemical arts and technologies of indigenous Americans

by B. Le Roy Gordon

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Published by Archaeopress, Hadrian Books [distributor] in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of Central America -- Antiquities,
  • Archaeological chemistry,
  • Central America -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-167).

    StatementBurton L. Gordon.
    SeriesBAR international series -- 1907
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1434 .G67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 167 p. :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23669980M
    ISBN 101407303902
    ISBN 109781407303901
    LC Control Number2009379811

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