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Urban diversity

archaeology in the Swedish province of Östergötland
  • 114 Pages
  • 0.46 MB
  • English

National Heritage Board , Stockholm
Urban archaeology -- Sweden -- Östergötlands län., Cities and towns -- Sweden -- Östergötlands län -- History., Östergötlands län (Sweden) -- Antiqui
Statementedited by Rikard Hedvall ; Hans Andersson ... [et al.].
SeriesRiksantikvarieämbetet Arkeologiska undersökningar skrifter -- 45, Skrifter (Sweden. Riksantikvarieämbetet. Arkeologiska undersökningar) -- no 45
ContributionsHedvall, Rikard, 1957-, Andersson, Hans., Sweden. Riksantikvarieämbetet.
The Physical Object
Pagination114 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22556100M
ISBN 109172092653

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