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Publisher Photo Olduvai Gorge

Excavations in Beds III, IV and the Masek Beds, 1968-1971 (Olduvai Gorge)

by Derek Roe

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early man,
  • Sociology,
  • Physical Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Fossils,
  • Archaeology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Fossil man - Tanzania - Olduvai Gorge,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Physical,
  • Anthropology - Physical

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMary Leakey (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7737170M
    ISBN 100521334039
    ISBN 109780521334037

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