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Biographical encyclopedia of the modern Middle East and North Africa

Author: Michael R Fischbach; Thomson Gale (Firm)
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, ©2008.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Illuminates the lives of the most influential and controversial figures in the Middle East and North Africa who came to prominence during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Includes profiles of contemporary leaders who belong to various political, ethnic, and religious groups, as well as notable individuals associated with business, law, science, social issues, sports, entertainment, literature, and the fine  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic encyclopedias
Electronic reference sources
Electronic books
Biography
Encyclopedias
Reference works
Additional Physical Format: Biographical encyclopedia of the modern Middle East and North Africa
(DLC) 2007028169
(OCoLC)155756032
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael R Fischbach; Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN: 1414418892 9781414418896 9781414418889 1414418884 9781414418902 1414418906 9781414418919 1414418914
OCLC Number: 183423146
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes) : illustrations.
Contents: v. 1. A-K --
v. 2. L-Z.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Responsibility: Michael R. Fischbach, editor in chief.
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Illuminates the lives of the most influential and controversial figures in the Middle East and North Africa who came to prominence during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Includes profiles of contemporary leaders who belong to various political, ethnic, and religious groups, as well as notable individuals associated with business, law, science, social issues, sports, entertainment, literature, and the fine and performing arts.

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