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Caves, monuments, and texts

Caves, monuments, and texts

Zimbabwean archaeology today

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Published by Department of Archaeology and Ancient History, Uppsala University in Uppsala, Sweden .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe,
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Archaeology -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Zimbabwe -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Gilbert Pwiti.
      SeriesStudies in African archaeology,, 14
      ContributionsPwiti, Gilbert., Uppsala universitet. Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT2906 .C38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. :
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL112219M
      LC Control Number99232648

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