Political change in the Arab world
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Political change in the Arab world by Gregory Aftandilian

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Published by Council on Foreign Relations in [S.l.] .
Written in English



  • Arab countries


  • Arab countries -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

StatementGregory Aftandilian.
SeriesA Meetings program conference report
ContributionsCouncil on Foreign Relations.
LC ClassificationsDS63.1 .A333 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1500547M
LC Control Number93178279

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