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The passage of arms

an archaeological analysis of prehistoric hoards and votive deposits

by Bradley, Richard

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Europe,
  • Great Britain.,
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Hoards, Prehistoric -- Great Britain,
    • Hoards, Prehistoric -- Europe,
    • Votive offerings, Prehistoric -- Great Britain,
    • Votive offerings, Prehistoric -- Europe,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities,
    • Europe -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-226) and index.

      StatementRichard Bradley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN805 .B693 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2205968M
      ISBN 10052138446X
      LC Control Number89028016


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