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|Statement||Haleh Esfandiari and A.L. Udovitch, editors.|
|Contributions||Issawi, Charles Philip., Isfandiyārī, Hālāh., Udovitch, Abraham L.|
|LC Classifications||HC415.15 .E29 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||368 p. :|
|Number of Pages||368|
|LC Control Number||89027408|
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