Islamic society in Persia
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Islamic society in Persia an inaugural lecture delivered on 9 March 1954. by Ann K. S. Lambton

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Published by School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London in [London] .
Written in English



  • Iran


  • Iran -- Social conditions

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LC ClassificationsHN733 .L3
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6196607M
LC Control Number56004520

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