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Story of archaeology in Britain

Ronald Jessup

Story of archaeology in Britain

by Ronald Jessup

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Published by Readers Union / Michael Joseph in London .
Written in English


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Readers Union ed.

Other titlesArchaeology in Britain.
StatementRonald Jessup.
The Physical Object
Pagination214p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20825405M

Antony Charles Thomas, CBE FSA (26 April – 7 April ) was a British historian and archaeologist who was Professor of Cornish Studies at Exeter University, and the first Director of the Institute of Cornish Studies, from until his retirement in He was recognised as a Bard of the Cornish Gorseth with the name Gwas Godhyan in Born: Antony Charles Thomas, 26 April , . Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

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