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They were no more than a codification of the traditional rights of kharajiya (miri) landholders. With those caveats in mind. as with any work of this kind. and in this I am grateful for the advice of my editorial team. for example .can find where they can discover what I have omitted. so that those who want to follow-up on subjects I have passed over briefly — such as the history of the arts. When do they intend to do these interviews? The eventual breakdown in the corporate control of oil was a harbinger of things to come, but in the meantime the companies left Russia to strike deals in the Middle East.

Pages: 171

Publisher: Greenhaven (October 31, 2007)

ISBN: 073773891X

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