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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English



  • Middle East,
  • Africa, North


  • Revolutions -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Middle East -- Politics and government -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Africa, North -- Politics and government -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by P. J. Vatikiotis.
SeriesStudies on modern Asia and Africa,, 9
ContributionsVatikiotis, P. J. 1928- ed.
LC ClassificationsDS62.4 .R48
The Physical Object
Pagination3-232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5319359M
ISBN 100043200818
LC Control Number72169764

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