Revolutionism by Abdul Aziz Said

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 181-191.

Book details

Statement[by] Abdul A. Said [and] Daniel M. Collier.
ContributionsCollier, Daniel M., 1937- joint author.
LC ClassificationsJC491 .S18
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5076417M
LC Control Number74113085

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