Bodies of Evidence: Ancient Anatomical Votives Past, Present and Future

@inproceedings{Adams2017BodiesOE,
  title={Bodies of Evidence: Ancient Anatomical Votives Past, Present and Future},
  author={Ellen Elizabeth Adams},
  year={2017}
}
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  • M. Carroll
  • History
    Papers of the British School at Rome
  • 2019
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