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Middle East resources: problems and prospects

Conference on Middle Eastern Affairs (8th 1954 Washington, D.C.)

Middle East resources: problems and prospects

a series of addresses.

by Conference on Middle Eastern Affairs (8th 1954 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by Middle East Institute in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Natural resources -- Middle East -- Congresses.,
    • Middle East -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Harvey P. Hall.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsHall, Harvey Porter, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC412 .C645 1954a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p.
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6171201M
      LC Control Number55000131
      OCLC/WorldCa779123

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