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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service, Western Archaeological Center in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Petrified Forest National Park (Ariz.),
  • Arizona,
  • Petrified Forest National Park,
  • Petrified Forest National Park.

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Arizona -- Petrified Forest National Park -- Antiquities.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Arizona -- Petrified Forest National Park.,
  • Petrified Forest National Park (Ariz.) -- Antiquities.,
  • Arizona -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Yvonne G. Stewart.
SeriesPublications in anthropology ;, no. 10, Publications in anthropology (Western Archeological Center) ;, no. 10.
ContributionsWestern Archeological Center., United States. National Park Service.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.A7 S75
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 241 p. :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3919501M
LC Control Number81600701

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