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My life in the Moslem East

Emma Cochran Ponafidine

My life in the Moslem East

by Emma Cochran Ponafidine

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Social life and customs.,
    • Middle East -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMoslem East.
      Statementby Emma Cochran Ponafidine (Mme. Pierre Ponafidine).
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS48 .P6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6281082M
      LC Control Number32029074
      OCLC/WorldCa1374147

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