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Women of North Africa

E. Daumas

Women of North Africa

or "The Arab woman,"

by E. Daumas

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Published in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women, Arab.,
  • Women -- Africa, North.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the French general Eugene Daumas. Translated into English by A. G. H. Kreiss.
    ContributionsKreiss, Adolf George Henry, 1900-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1797 .D32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix p., 1 l., 114 p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22020930M
    LC Control Number43013089


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