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The rub of cultures in modern Turkey

literary views of education

by Frank A. Stone

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turkish literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Turkey in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 165-179.

    Statementby Frank A. Stone.
    SeriesIndiana University publications. Uralic and Altaic series, v. 123
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL216 .S8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5026064M
    ISBN 100877501793
    LC Control Number73620167


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