Long-Distance Seafaring in the Ancient Near East

  title={Long-Distance Seafaring in the Ancient Near East},
  author={Robert R. Stieglitz},
  journal={The Biblical Archaeologist},
  pages={134 - 142}
  • R. Stieglitz
  • Published 1 September 1984
  • History, Geology
  • The Biblical Archaeologist
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