The Kingdoms in Illyria Circa 400–167 B.C.

  title={The Kingdoms in Illyria Circa 400–167 B.C.},
  author={Nicholas Geoffrey Lempri{\`e}re Hammond},
  journal={The Annual of the British School at Athens},
  pages={239 - 253}
  • N. Hammond
  • Published 1 November 1966
  • History
  • The Annual of the British School at Athens
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