Seasonal signs in the Indus script & the figurine markings of the Vinča culture by John Newberry

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Published by J. Newberry in Victoria, B.C., Canada .

Written in English

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  • Indus script.,
  • Vinča culture.

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StatementJohn Newberry.
SeriesIndus script monograph ;, 43rd
LC ClassificationsPK119.5 .N48 1984 vol. 43
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1800687M
ISBN 100921599420
LC Control Number89204421

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