The Palestinian Experience by Ahmad Jamal Zahir

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Published by Middle East & North African Studies Press .

Written in English

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  • Arab-Israeli conflict,
  • Politics and government,
  • Middle East - History,
  • Munazzamat al-Tahrir al-Fi,
  • Munaòzòzamat al-Taòhråir al-Filasòtåinåiyah,
  • Palestinian Arabs

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8293064M
ISBN 100906559243
ISBN 109780906559246

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