Dictionary of Islam
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Dictionary of Islam being a cyclopaedia of the doctrines, rites, ceremonies, and customs, together with thetechnical and theological terms of the Muhammadan religion by Thomas Patrick Hughes

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Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Thomas Patrick Hughes.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,750p. :
Number of Pages750
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19871634M

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