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Social forces in the Middle East

Social Science Research Council (United States). (1954 Princeton)

Social forces in the Middle East

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Published by Cornell U.P.;Oxford U.P .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Sydney Nettleton Fisher.
The Physical Object
Pagination282p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages282
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Open LibraryOL21658509M

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