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Middle East and the West.

Bernard Lewis

Middle East and the West.

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 145-156.

      SeriesWeidenfeld goldbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS62.8 .L48 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination164 p.
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5771447M
      ISBN 100297176625
      LC Control Number71507166


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