The heritage of Qatar by Peter Vine

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Published by IMMEL Pub. in London .

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 156) and index.

Book details

StatementPeter Vine, Paula Casey
ContributionsCasey, Paula
LC ClassificationsDS247.Q3 V56 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1316271M
ISBN 100907151507
LC Control Number92189110

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