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Published by Schnelldruck in Weisbaden, Germany .
Written in English


  • Turkey -- Social conditions,
  • Turkey -- Social life and customs

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated and edited by Peter Suzuki.
ContributionsSuzuki, Peter
LC ClassificationsHN656.5A8 A8
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 106 p.
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18959870M

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