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9 edition of The Shell Guide to British Archaeology found in the catalog.

The Shell Guide to British Archaeology

by Jacquetta Hawkes

  • 83 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Michael Joseph Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology,
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • General,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Travel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul G. Bahn (Collaborator), Jorge Lewinksi (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7837957M
    ISBN 100718124480
    ISBN 109780718124489

    Seashells from the Ocean's Edge Pictorial Index (Note: See also alphabetical index.). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of: The Shell guide to Britain / Geoffrey Boumphrey. 2nd ed. Includes index.

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Starting life in the s, the Shell Guides were printed to cater for young motorists who were using their newly-acquired cars as a means of discovering the British countryside, previously. Shell Guide: Rutland by W. Hoskins: The Shell guide to Britain by Geoffrey Boumphrey: The Shell Guide to British Archaeology by Jacquetta Hawkes: The Shell Guide to Europe by Diana Petry: The Shell Guide to Flowers of the Countryside by Geoffrey Grigson: Shell Guide to France by Edward Preston Young: The Shell Guide to Germany by John Ardagh.

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The Archaeology of Britain is a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to all the archaeological periods covering Britain from early prehistory to the industrial revolution. It provides a one-stop textbook for the entire archaeology of Britain and reflects the most recent developments in archaeology both as a field subject and as an academic discipline.3/5(1).

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