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The face of the ancient Orient a panorama of Near Eastern civilizations in pre-classical times by Sabatino Moscati

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Published by Anchor Books in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Civilization, Ancient

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sabatino Moscati ; translated from the Italian original.
SeriesA Doubleday Anchor Book ;, A289
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS56 .M563 1962
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 375 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5844891M
ISBN 100385013973
LC Control Number62002431
OCLC/WorldCa14195167

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