Cultural resources of the Columbia Basin Project

an inventory of selected parcels by James C. Chatters

Publisher: Office of Public Archaeology, Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Washington in Seattle

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Statementby James C. Chatters.
SeriesReconnaissance report / Office of Public Archaeology, Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Washington -- no. 32., Reconnaissance report (University of Washington. Office of Public Archaeology) -- no. 32.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 170 p. :
Number of Pages170
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Open LibraryOL16510135M

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