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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English


  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Middle East - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • ASIA,
  • Turkey,
  • Middle East - Turkey,
  • History / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9303855M
ISBN 100140168796
ISBN 109780140168792

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