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  • Issawi, Charles Philip.,
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StatementHaleh Esfandiari and A.L. Udovitch, editors.
ContributionsIssawi, Charles Philip., Isfandiyārī, Hālāh., Udovitch, Abraham L.
LC ClassificationsHC415.15 .E29 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination368 p. :
Number of Pages368
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Open LibraryOL2205411M
ISBN 100878500707
LC Control Number89027408

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