5 edition of New Frontiers in the Social History of the Middle East (Cairo Papers in Social Science) (Cairo Papers in Social Science) found in the catalog.
November 1, 2002
by American University in Cairo Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||200|
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New Frontiers in the Social History of the Middle East: Cairo Papers Vol. 23, No. 2 (Cairo Papers in Social Science) Paperback – Aug by Enid Hill (Author)Author: Enid Hill.
New frontiers in the social history of the Middle East. [Enid Hill;] -- A collection of papers on new dimensions in the study of the social history of the Middle East delivered at Cairo Papers Eighth Annual Symposium by Horst Unbehaun, Joseph Massad, Martina Rieker.
New frontiers in the social history of the Middle East. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Enid Hill.
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