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Understanding Islamic law

Understanding Islamic law

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Published by AltaMira Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Hisham M. Ramadan.
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LC ClassificationsK
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 219 p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22731351M
ISBN 100759109915

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