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A singular antiquity

A singular antiquity

archaeology and Hellenic identity in twentieth-century Greece

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Published by Benaki Museum in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology -- Greece -- History -- 20th century.,
  • National characteristics, Greek -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesArchaeology and Hellenic identity in twentieth-century Greece
    Statementedited by Dimitris Damaskos & Dimitris Plantzos.
    SeriesMouseio Benaki -- 3rd suppl.
    ContributionsDamaskos, Dimitris., Plantzos, Dimitris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC101.G8 S56 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination418 p. :
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22546883M
    ISBN 109789608347960
    LC Control Number2008446870


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