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Flinders Petrie

Margaret S. Drower

Flinders Petrie

a life in archaeology

by Margaret S. Drower

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Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt,
  • Egypt.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Petrie, W. M. Flinders Sir, 1853-1942,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Egypt,
    • Archaeologists -- Egypt -- Biography,
    • Archaeologists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Egyptologists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Egypt -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Margaret S. Drower.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ1064.P47 D7 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 500 p., [48] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages500
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2656567M
      ISBN 100575036672
      LC Control Number85240941

      His dad's party included Noey Brombie (a descendant of the archeologist Sir Flinders Petrie and a 2nd Ivanhoe rover) - hence the Flinders-Petrie rover crew. For the next 20 years he was a Hotham skier, where Alan started around , interspersed with the Bogong Rover chalet (Alan was my scoutmaster from about I think).


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