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Published by Netherlands Foundation for Archaeological Research in Egypt in Amsterdam .
Written in English


  • Nile River Valley -- Antiquities.,
  • Egypt -- Antiquities.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[Edwin C.M. van den Brink, editor ; Mario J. de Bruyn, assistant-editor ; Wilbert de Bruyn, Assistant-editor].
ContributionsVan den Brink, Edwin C. M., Bruyn, Wilbert de., Bruyn, Mario J. de
LC ClassificationsDT116 .A73 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 325 p. :
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19743979M
ISBN 109070556308

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