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Home page of the school of archaeology at the university of oxford consisting of the research laboratory for archaeology & the history of art and the institute of archaeology. As the oldest university in the english-speaking world, oxford is a unique and historic institution there is no clear date of foundation, but teaching existed at oxford in some form in 1096 and developed rapidly from 1167, when henry ii banned english students from attending the university of paris.
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