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Literature and nation in the Middle East

Literature and nation in the Middle East

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabic literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Nationalism in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-256) and index.

    Statementedited by Yasir Suleiman and Ibrahim Muhawi.
    ContributionsSuleiman, Yasir., Muhawi, Ibrahim, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7519.N3 L58 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 264 p. ;
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22651069M
    ISBN 100748620737
    ISBN 109780748620739
    LC Control Number2006389569

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