England and Islam by Edward Maitland

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .

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Subjects:

  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Europe,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Islam - General,
  • History

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages652
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8057484M
ISBN 100766126919
ISBN 109780766126916

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