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The Arab world handbook

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Published by Stacey International in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Business etiquette,
  • Arabic language,
  • Conversation and phrase books

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[James Peters]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5389.3.A73 P48 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24928721M
    ISBN 101900988887
    ISBN 109781900988889
    OCLC/WorldCa61411484

      Based on his seminar series — which Shora began 10 years ago — Shora’s book contains a history of the Arab and Muslim worlds, information about Islam, illustrations and for-your-information.


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