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Published by Norwegian University Press, Distributed by Oxford University Press in Oslo, Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • L"Anse aux Meadows (N.L.),
  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • America,
  • L"Anse aux Meadows.

Subjects:

  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- L"Anse aux Meadows.,
  • L"Anse aux Meadows (N.L.) -- Antiquities.,
  • Newfoundland and Labrador -- Antiquities.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAnne Stine Ingstad ; contributors, Charles J. Bareis ... [et al.] ; [translated by Elizabeth S. Seeberg].
ContributionsIngstad, Helge, 1899-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1124.5.L36 I54 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2534814M
ISBN 108200075621, 8200070387, 8200070395
LC Control Number85015577

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