Roman military stone-built granaries in Britain
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Published by British Archaeological Reports in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Romans -- Great Britain.,
  • Granaries -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesRoman granaries.
StatementAnne P. Gentry.
SeriesBritish archaeological reports -- 32
LC ClassificationsDA145 .G4, DA145 G4
The Physical Object
Pagination[xvi], 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18799539M

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