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The modern Middle East a political history since the First World War by Mehran Kamrava

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMehran Kamrava
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS62.8 .k365 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24453101M
ISBN 109780520267749, 9780520267756
LC Control Number2010023250

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