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Egypt and the Near East Narmer through Nebuchadnezzar from predynastic Egypt to the end of the Persian Empire in the time of Alexander the Great by Vermeule, Cornelius Clarkson

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Published by Museum of Fine Arts, Dept. of Classical Art in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art, Egyptian.,
  • Middle East -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Other titlesNarmer through Nebuchadnezzar from predynastic Egypt to the end of the Persian Empire in the time of Alexander the Great
StatementCornelius C. Vermeule.
SeriesArt of antiquity -- v. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationca. 250 p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20266492M

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