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Arabian highlands

H. St. J. B. Philby

Arabian highlands

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arabian Peninsula
    • Subjects:
    • Philby, H. St. J. B. 1885-1960.,
    • Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. St. J. B. Philby.
      SeriesThe Middle East in the Twentieth century
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS207 .P48 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 771 p., [15] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages771
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4881931M
      ISBN 100306707659
      LC Control Number76010643

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