TITLE

ASIA

PUB. DATE
September 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;Sep/Oct86, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Lists books about archaeology in Asia. 'Studies of Shang Archaeology,' edited by K.C. Chang; 'Artefacts as Categories: A Study of Ceramic Variability in Central India,' by Daniel Miller; 'Kuli: An Exploration of an Ancient Civilization in South Asia,' by Gregory L. Possehl.
ACCESSION #
10868083

 

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