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Chacmool 1969 [Proceedings of the 1st annual Paleo-environmental Workshop of the University of Calgary Archeological Association. by Paleo-environmental Workshop (1st 1969 University of Calgary)

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Published by Students" Press in Calgary, Alta .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Canadian -- Antiquities.,
  • Paleoecology -- Northwest, Canadian.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Antiquities -- Congresses.

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Other titlesPost-pleistocene man and his environment on the Northern Plains.
StatementEdited by R.G. Forbis and others]
ContributionsForbis, R. G., University of Calgary Archeological Association.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14323307M

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