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Arab accounts of the geography of Korea

Shannon Boyd-Bailey McCune

Arab accounts of the geography of Korea

by Shannon Boyd-Bailey McCune

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Published by Korean Research Associates in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical geography -- Korea -- Abstracts.

  • Edition Notes

    Photographic reprint, Bellingham, 1978?

    Statementarranged and translated by Shannon McCune.
    SeriesResearch monographs on Korea -- Ser.G, no.1
    ContributionsKorean Research Associates (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[9] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13543463M

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