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Gender in archaeology

Claire Smith

Gender in archaeology

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Published by Textflow in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist archaeology -- Australia.,
  • Women archaeologists -- Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClaire Smith.
    SeriesBassey Wai Andah fifth memorial lecture, Bassey Wai Andah ... memorial lecture -- 5th.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC72.4 .S6 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17020465M
    ISBN 109782783498
    ISBN 109789782783493
    LC Control Number2008556496


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