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A Voyage in the Gulf

C. M. Cursetjee"s the Land of the Date (Middle East Classics)

by Paul Rich

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Published by Authors Choice Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7546645M
ISBN 100595149537
ISBN 109780595149537
OCLC/WorldCa228857650

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or is my geography over extended/5().Similarly, the first half ebook the voyage resembles the Circe episode in The Odyssey, with certain differences: while a plant robbed Sinbad's men of their reason in the Arab tales, it was only Circe's magic which "fattened" Odysseus ' men in The Odyssey.

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