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World prehistory

a brief introduction

by Brian M. Fagan

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Published by Harper Collins College Publisher in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Anthropology, Prehistoric,
  • Human evolution

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-272) and index.

    StatementBrian M. Fagan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN740 .F34 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 284 p. :
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1735973M
    ISBN 100673522628
    LC Control Number92040999

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