Arabian Peninsula

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Publisher: School and library distribution by Silver Burdett Co. in Amsterdam, Morristown, N.J

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Edition Notes

Statementby the editors of Time-Life Books ; with photographs by Pascal and Maria Maréchaux.
SeriesLibrary of nations
ContributionsTime-Life Books.
LC ClassificationsDS204 .A74 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2871456M
ISBN 100809453126
LC Control Number84052695

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