cave artists by Ann Sieveking

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Art, Prehistoric.,
  • Cave paintings.

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StatementAnn Sieveking.
SeriesAncient peoples and places ; 93
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN5310 .S47
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4194976M
ISBN 100500020922
LC Control Number80473767

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