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Encyclopedia of prehistory

Author: Peter N Peregrine; Melvin Ember; Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Publisher: New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, ©2001-©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive overview of human history from two million years ago to the historic period. Focusing on Europe, this encyclopedia is prepared under the auspices and with the support of the Human  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Reference works
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of prehistory.
New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, ©2001-©2002
(OCoLC)657159812
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter N Peregrine; Melvin Ember; Human Relations Area Files, inc.
ISBN: 0306462648 9780306462641 0306462559 9780306462559 0306462567 9780306462566 0306462575 9780306462573 0306462583 9780306462580 0306462591 9780306462597 0306462605 9780306462603 0306462613 9780306462610 0306462621 9780306462627 030646263X 9780306462634
OCLC Number: 42476753
Notes: "Published in conjunction with the Human Relations Area Files at Yale University."
Description: 9 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. Africa --
v. 2. Arctic and Subarctic --
v. 3. East Asia and Oceania --
v. 4. Europe --
v. 5. Middle America --
v. 6. North America --
v. 7. South America --
v. 8. South and Southwest Asia --
v. 9. Cumulative index.
Responsibility: edited by Peter N. Peregrine and Melvin Ember.
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