Jews and Arabs

their contacts through the ages by S. D. Goitein

Publisher: Schocken Books in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementS. D. Goitein.
SeriesSchocken paperbacks on Judaica
LC ClassificationsDS135.T8 G57 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 263 p. ;
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5048406M
ISBN 100805204644
LC Control Number74009141

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