Aspects of ancient Near Eastern chronology (c. 1600-700 BC) by Pierce Furlong

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Published by Gorgias Press in Piscataway, NJ .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementby Pierce Furlong
SeriesGorgias dissertations -- 46
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LC ClassificationsDS62.2 .F87 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24523485M
ISBN 109781593331270
LC Control Number2010005742

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