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The Bloomsbury Reader on Islam in the West

Edward E. Curtis

The Bloomsbury Reader on Islam in the West

by Edward E. Curtis

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muslims,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesIslam in the West
    Statementedited by Edward E. Curtis IV
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD842.42.M87 B56 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 280 pages
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27203282M
    ISBN 101474245366, 1474245374
    ISBN 109781474245364, 9781474245371
    LC Control Number2015019641
    OCLC/WorldCa908373562

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