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short history of the Near East

Philip Khuri Hitti

short history of the Near East

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Published by Van Nostrand in Princeton, N.J, London .
Written in English


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StatementPhilip K. Hitti.
The Physical Object
Pagination278p.,ill.,24cm
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19653143M


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