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A history of Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie

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Published by Methuen in London .
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Statementby W. M. Flinders Petrie. Vol.3, from the XIXth to the XXXth Dynasties.
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Pagination406p. :
Number of Pages406
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Open LibraryOL20067261M

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