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Somalia at war between radical Islam and tribal politics by Moshe Terdman

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Published by S. Daniel Abraham Center for International and Regional Studies, Tel Aviv University, INSS, Institute for National Security Studies in Ramat Aviv .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographic references (p. 97-101).

StatementMoshe Terdman
SeriesResearch papers -- no. 2
ContributionsMakhon le-meḥḳere biṭaḥon leʼumi
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT407 .T47 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p. :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24491516M
LC Control Number2009436869

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