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Arab of the desert

Harold Richard Patrick Dickson

Arab of the desert

a glimpse into Badawin life in Kuwait and Sau"di Arabia.

by Harold Richard Patrick Dickson

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bedouins

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS219 B4 D5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination648 p.
    Number of Pages648
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14257388M


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4 pp. with index, appendices and glossary. Illustrated with photos, diagrams and folding maps, primarily in black and white. The full-page illustrations, genealogical tables and maps.

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