nature of the non-Western world

  • 384 Pages
  • 4.25 MB
  • English
New American Library , New York
Civilization, Oriental, Africa -- Civilization, Latin America -- Civiliz
SeriesA Mentor book
LC ClassificationsCB253 D4 1966
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL15066123M

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dean, Vera Micheles, Nature of the non-Western World. [New York] New American Library []. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dean, Vera Micheles, Nature of the non-Western world.

New York, New American Library []. Title: The Nature of the Non-Western World Author Name: Dean, Vera Micheles Illustrator: Illustrated by Riboud, Mark Categories: Sociology, Edition: Sixth Printing Publisher: NY, Mentor / New American Library: Binding: Paperback Book.

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