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al-Ṣiḥāfah al-ʻArabīyah : news media and political process in the Arab world by William A. Rugh

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Other titlesAl-Ṣiḥāfah al-ʻArabīyah.
StatementWilliam A. Rugh.
SeriesContemporary issues in the Middle East
LC ClassificationsPN5359 .R8 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2476777M
ISBN 100815624204
LC Control Number87209135

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