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The Holy Land under mandate

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Zionism,
  • Jews -- Palestine,
  • Palestinian Arabs,
  • Palestine -- Politics and government,
  • Palestine -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: v. 2, p. [401]-422.

Statementby Fannie Fern Andrews ...
LC ClassificationsDS126 .A6
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13527356M
LC Control Number31012234

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