Mortuary practices in Byzantium (c950-1453)
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Mortuary practices in Byzantium (c950-1453) an archaeological contribution by Eric Addis Ivison

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English

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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Birmingham, Centre for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies.

Statementby Eric Addis Ivison.
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Open LibraryOL21202863M

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