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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Attikē (Greece)

Subjects:

  • Attikē (Greece) -- Rural conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-325) and index.

StatementNicholas F. Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDF261.A8 J65 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 330 p. ;
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3691222M
ISBN 100812237749
LC Control Number2003061794

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