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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.

Subjects:

  • Prehistoric peoples -- Ireland.,
  • Ireland -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA920 .M15 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, xvi, 386 p.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5707927M
LC Control Number70172160

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