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Animals and Inequality within the historic World offers new information and interpretations that demonstrate the position of animals, their items, and their symbolism in structuring social inequalities within the old global. the quantity should be of curiosity to archaeologists, in particular zooarchaeologists, and classical students of pre-modern civilizations and societies.
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