Education in Arab countries of the Near East
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Education in Arab countries of the Near East Egypt, Iraq, Palestine, Transjordan, Syria, Lebanon by Roderic D. Matthews

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Published by American Council on Education in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • Middle East.


  • Education -- Middle East.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Roderic D. Matthews and Matta Akrawi.
ContributionsAkrawi, Matta, 1901-, American Council on Education.
LC ClassificationsLA1045 .M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 584 p. :
Number of Pages584
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6062437M
LC Control Number49050272

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