A Muslim"s guide to American politics & government
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Published by Muslim American Society in Falls Church, VA .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Muslims -- United States -- Political activity,
  • United States -- Politics and government

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMuslim"s guide to American politics and government
StatementRaeed N. Tayeh.
ContributionsMuslim American Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK275 .T39 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3315908M
ISBN 100976077205
LC Control Number2004111497
OCLC/WorldCa57965979

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