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The earliest instrument

Lana Neal

The earliest instrument

ritual power and fertility magic of the flute in upper paleolithic culture

by Lana Neal

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Paleolithic period,
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Flute,
  • Prehistoric Musical instruments

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-203) and index.

    StatementLana Neal
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML935 .N43 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 208 pages
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27236394M
    ISBN 101576472213
    ISBN 109781576472217
    LC Control Number2014047658
    OCLC/WorldCa898066507


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