How"d they do that in the Persian empire
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How"d they do that in the Persian empire by Khadija Ejaz

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Published by Mitchell Lane in Hockessin, Del .
Written in English


  • Iran -- History -- To 640 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Iran -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Khadija Ejaz.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesHow"d they do that
LC ClassificationsDS281 .E34 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24061483M
ISBN 109781584158257
LC Control Number2009027345

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