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Afghan Caravan

by Idries Shah

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Published by Octagon Press, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic studies,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Asia - General,
  • Sociology,
  • History - General History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSafia Shah (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8311376M
    ISBN 100863040594
    ISBN 109780863040597
    OCLC/WorldCa24754797

    Klaus Ferdinand, (): Afghan Nomads: Caravans, Conflicts and Trade in Afghanistan and British India Copenhagen: Rhodos, pp. DKR ISBN , hardback. Afghan Caravan is a collection of writings that takes the reader on a spell-binding journey through Afghanistan, The ves: Shah family.

      First published in , James A. Michener’s gripping chronicle of the social and political landscape of Afghanistan is more relevant now than ever.4/4(67). afghan crochet book, Leisure Arts The Afghan Book , knit and crochet afghan pattern b cable afghan, granny squares, sailboat TilliesTreasury 5 out of 5 stars () $ Only 1 available and it's in 1 person's cart.

    Mawlana Amir Hamza, qafilat dawat jihad [The Caravan of Da‘wa and Jihad] (Dar al-Andalus, ). (In Urdu, by a Pakistani fighter in Afghanistan.) Abdallah Anas, wiladat al-afghan al-‘arab [The Birth of the Afghan Arabs] (London: Saqi, ). Buy Afghan Caravan New edition by Shah, Safia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.


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