prehistoric rock art of Galloway & the Isle of Man by Ronald W. B. Morris

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Published by Blandford Press in Poole [Eng.] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Dumfries and Galloway (Scotland),
  • Isle of Man,
  • Scotland,
  • Dumfries and Galloway.

Subjects:

  • Petroglyphs -- Scotland -- Dumfries and Galloway.,
  • Petroglyphs -- Isle of Man.,
  • Dumfries and Galloway (Scotland) -- Antiquities.,
  • Isle of Man -- Antiquities.,
  • Scotland -- Antiquities.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesRock art of Galloway & the Isle of Man.
StatementRonald W. B. Morris.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN806.G34 M67 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4193888M
ISBN 10071370974X, 0713709758
LC Control Number80472600

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