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Law, personalities, and politics of the Middle East
|Statement||edited by James Piscatori and George S. Harris.|
|Contributions||Khadduri, Majid, 1908-, Piscatori, James P., Harris, George S. 1931-|
|LC Classifications||JX1581.M628 Z5 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 270 p. :|
|Number of Pages||270|
|LC Control Number||87061445|
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Law, Personalities, and Politics of the Middle East: Essays in Honor of Majid Khadduri, edited by James Piscatori and George S. Harris. pages, index. Westview Press, Boulder; Middle East Institute, Washington, D.C.
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