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Arabs and Jews in the Middle East

James William Parkes

Arabs and Jews in the Middle East

a tragedy of errors

by James William Parkes

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish-Arab relations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Parkes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS119.7 .P3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5589636M
    LC Control Number67111281
    OCLC/WorldCa18059582

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