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The Golan A profile of a region during the Roman and Byzantine periods (BAR international series) by Dan Urman

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Published by B.A.R .
Written in English


Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8306265M
ISBN 100860543420
ISBN 109780860543428

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