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First Trial Geophysical Surveys at Kintampo Open-Air Sites: Results, Recommendations, Research Prospects

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Affiliations: 1: Archaeoscan – Geophysical Prospecting Frankfurt/M. ; 2: German Archaeological Institute Berlin ; 3: University of Ghana (Legon), Dept. of Archaeology and Heritage Studies Accra


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