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mixture of races in the eastern Arab countries

Glubb, John Bagot Sir

mixture of races in the eastern Arab countries

a lecture delivered at New College, Oxford, on 25th April, 1967

by Glubb, John Bagot Sir

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Published by J. B. Glubb in Oxford .
Written in English

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  • Arab countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Arab countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. L. Glubb.
      SeriesThe J. L. Myres memorial lecture,, 4
      ContributionsNew College (University of Oxford)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD60 .J2 no. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[1], 19 p.
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5641479M
      LC Control Number68072583

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The mixture of races in the eastern Arab countries: a lecture delivered at New College, Oxford, on 25th April,Author: John Bagot Glubb, Sir ; New College (University of Oxford). Small 4to. 19 pp. with 3 sketch maps. Original printed wrappers. First edition, the fourth J. Myres Memorial Lecture.

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