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Arab contemporaries

the role of personalities in politics.

by Majid Khadduri

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries
    • Subjects:
    • Arab countries -- Biography,
    • Arab countries -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS39.2.A2 K48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 255 p.
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5292244M
      ISBN 100801814537
      LC Control Number72012576

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