Formation of the Transcaucasian-Middle Eastern geopolitical region

paper presented at the XXXVIth International Congress of Asian and North African Studies, Montreal, Canada, August 27 - September 2, 2000 by N. O. Oganesiпё aпёЎn

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  • Middle East -- History,
  • Caucasus, South -- History
  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, Institute of Oriental Studies.

    StatementNikolay Hovhannisyan.
    ContributionsInternational Congress of Asian and North African Studies (36th : 2000 : Montreal, Canada)
    LC ClassificationsDS62 .O43 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23552061M
    LC Control Number2001419557

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