search for human ancestors on the roof of the world explorations in Mongolia and Tibet by John W. Olsen

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Published by Monash University Press in Clayton, Vic., Australia .

Written in English

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  • Anthropology,
  • Mongolia.,
  • China,
  • Tibet.


  • Anthropology -- Research -- Mongolia.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mongolia.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Anthropology -- Research -- China -- Tibet.

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Book details

Other titlesExplorations in Mongolia and Tibet
StatementJohn Olsen.
SeriesOccasional paper ;, 5, Occasional paper (Centre of East Asian Studies) ;, 5
ContributionsMonash Asia Institute.
LC ClassificationsGN46.M6 O57 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3377505M
ISBN 101876924322
LC Control Number2004478034

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