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Geophysical survey or archaeological prospection? A plea for archaeological feedback


Archaeologia Polona Vol. 53 (2015)


Zickgraf, Benno


Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology Polish Academy of Sciences

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ill. ; 24 cm

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archaeological feedback ; comparison of geophysical survey and excavation ; interpretation ; anomaly classification


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