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Islamic Empires

Louise Spilsbury

Islamic Empires

by Louise Spilsbury

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Published by Raintree in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic Empire -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLouise and Richard Spilsbury.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesTime travel guide
    ContributionsSpilsbury, Richard, 1963-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS38.3 .S65 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17851268M
    ISBN 109781410929112, 9781410929174
    LC Control Number2007006035

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Additional Book Details. February 4, Regional empires Iran. Shah Ismail 1, founder of Safavid dynasty.

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