International Conference

Astronomical Heritage of the Middle East, Republic of Armenia National Academy of Sciences, Yerevan, Armenia, 13–17th November, 2017

  • Ilaria Cristofaro University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Keywords: Heritage, Cultural Astronomy, UNESCO, Middle East, outreach, astrotourism

Author Biography

Ilaria Cristofaro, University of Wales Trinity Saint David

M.A. Cultural Astronomy & Astrology graduate student

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Published
2019-08-15
How to Cite
Cristofaro, I. (2019). International Conference. Journal of Skyscape Archaeology, 5(1), 90-94. https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.37357
Section
Conferences

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