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Kossinna's smile. / Heyd, Volker.

In: Antiquity, Vol. 91, No. 356, 04.2017, p. 348-359.

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Heyd, V 2017, 'Kossinna's smile', Antiquity, vol. 91, no. 356, pp. 348-359. https://doi.org/10.15184/aqy.2017.21

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Heyd, V. (2017). Kossinna's smile. Antiquity, 91(356), 348-359. https://doi.org/10.15184/aqy.2017.21

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Heyd V. Kossinna's smile. Antiquity. 2017 Apr;91(356):348-359. https://doi.org/10.15184/aqy.2017.21

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Heyd, Volker. / Kossinna's smile. In: Antiquity. 2017 ; Vol. 91, No. 356. pp. 348-359.

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