Manual of Forensic Taphonomy

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  • Manual of Forensic Taphonomy

  • Auteur : James Pokines,Steven A. Symes
  • Editeur : CRC Press
  • Isbn Code : 1439878439
  • Genre : Law
  • Nombre de pages : 496
  • Date de publication : 2013-10-08
  • Évaluation des livres 4.5
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