Bodmin Moor

an archaeological survey
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Cornwall Archaeological Unit, Historic Buildings & Monuments Commission for England, Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England , London
Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Bodmin Moor., Bodmin Moor (England) -- Antiquities., Bodmin Moor (England) -- His
Statementeditor: Desmond Bonney.
SeriesEnglish Heritage Archaeological report -- no. 24, RCHM Supplementary series -- no. 11, Archarological report (English Heritage) -- no. 24., Supplementary series (Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England) -- 11
ContributionsBonney, Desmond., Johnson, Nicholas, 1934-, Rose, Peter., Cornwall Archaeological Unit., Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA670.B57 B57 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 131 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19591140M
ISBN 101850743819

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