DOI:​10.1016/J.JAS.2011.06.002
Corpus ID: 129500724
Supply routes and the consumption of glass in first millennium CE Butrint (Albania)
N. Schibille
Published 1 November 2011
Geography
Journal of Archaeological Science
Abstract Archaeological, historical and analytical evidence can identify trade patterns and the movement of people and products and thus reveal the cultural and economic connections that existed at a… 
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