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Archaeological explorations on the Roman frontier in north-east Jordan

the Roman and Byzantine military installations and road network on the ground and from the air

by D. L. Kennedy

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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jordan,
  • Jordan.
    • Subjects:
    • Romans -- Jordan.,
    • Fortification, Roman -- Jordan.,
    • Roads, Roman -- Jordan.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Jordan.,
    • Jordan -- Antiquities, Roman.,
    • Jordan -- Antiquities, Byzantine.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementD.L. Kennedy ; including unpublished work by Sir Aurel Stein and with a contribution by D.N. Riley.
      SeriesBAR international series ;, 134
      ContributionsRiley, D. N., Stein, Aurel, Sir, 1862-1943.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS153.3 .K46x 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 374 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3004939M
      ISBN 100860541657
      LC Control Number84672191

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