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Published by American Oriental Society in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English



  • Iraq,
  • Iraq.


  • Names, Geographical -- Iraq.,
  • Iraq -- Historical geography.

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Includes bibliographical references ([99]-159) and indexes.

Statementby Douglas R. Frayne.
SeriesAmerican oriental series ;, v. 74
LC ClassificationsDS70.63 .F73 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1038783M
ISBN 100940490749
LC Control Number93235155

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