Bahamian archaeology

life in the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos before Columbus by William F. Keegan

Publisher: Media Pub. in Nassau

Written in English
Published: Pages: 104 Downloads: 215
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Places:

  • Bahamas,
  • Turks and Caicos Islands

Subjects:

  • Lucayan Indians -- Antiquities.,
  • Lucayan Indians -- History.,
  • Indians of the West Indies -- Bahamas -- Antiquities.,
  • Indians of the West Indies -- Turks and Caicos Islands -- Antiquities.,
  • Bahamas -- Antiquities.,
  • Turks and Caicos Islands -- Antiquities.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesLife in the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos before Columbus
StatementWilliam F. Keegan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1655 .K42 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p. :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4010109M
ISBN 109768170034
LC Control Number2001371343
OCLC/WorldCa41403493

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