landscape of Palestine

equivocal poetry

Publisher: Birzeit University Publications in Birzeit

Written in English
Published: Pages: 268 Downloads: 292
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Subjects:

  • Nationalism -- Palestine,
  • Landscape assessment -- Palestine,
  • Palestine -- Historiography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementedited by Ibrahim Abu-Lughod, Roger Heacock, Khaled Nashef
ContributionsAbu-Lughod, Ibrahim A
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15306939M
LC Control Number00293661

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