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Scythians by Tamara Talbot Rice

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Published by F.A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 201-208.

StatementTamara Talbot Rice.
SeriesAncient peoples and places
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14465021M

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