Excavations on Upolu, Western Samoa
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Published by Department of Anthropology, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Western Samoa -- Upola.,
  • Upolu (Western Samoa) -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 105-113.

StatementJesse D. Jennings ... [et al.] ; with an appendix by W. R. Dickinson.
SeriesPacific anthropological records -- no. 25, Occasional paper / Utah Museum of Natural History -- no. 3, Occasional paper (Utah Museum of Natural History) -- no. 3
ContributionsJennings, Jesse David, 1909-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU819.U6 E9
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 113 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14438244M

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