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Greek and Roman maps

Oswald Ashton Wentworth Dilke

Greek and Roman maps

by Oswald Ashton Wentworth Dilke

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography, Ancient -- Maps.,
  • Cartography -- History -- Greece.,
  • Cartography -- History -- Rome.,
  • Cartography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementO.A.W. Dilke.
    GenreMaps.
    SeriesAspects of Greek and Roman life
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14264529M
    ISBN 100500400458

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