Muslim women throughout the world a bibliography by Michelle R. Kimball

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StatementMichelle R. Kimball, Barbara R. von Schlegell.
ContributionsVon Schlegell, B. R.
LC ClassificationsZ7963.I74 K56 1997, HQ1170 K56 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 309 p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL987594M
ISBN 100585172404, 1555876803
LC Control Number96025718

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