Ceramic Traditions and Ethnicity in the Niger Bend, West Africa

  title={Ceramic Traditions and Ethnicity in the Niger Bend, West Africa},
  author={Anne Mayor},
  pages={48 - 5}
  • A. Mayor
  • Published 1 April 2010
  • Sociology
  • Ethnoarchaeology
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