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Islam, past influence and presesnt challenge

Islam, past influence and presesnt challenge

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watt, W. Montgomery,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Alford T. Welch and Pierre Cachia.
    ContributionsCachia, Pierre., Watt, W. Montgomery, Welch, Alford T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP20 .I74, BP20 I676
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 359 p. ;
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22343508M
    ISBN 100852243618

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