Libraries & librarianship in Saudi Arabia by Zahiruddin Khurshid

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Published by Mahmood Khan in Karachi .

Written in English

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  • Saudi Arabia.


  • Libraries -- Saudi Arabia.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Other titlesLibraries and librarianship in Saudi Arabia
Statementby Zahiruddin Khurshid.
LC ClassificationsZ843.S3 K48
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4251532M
LC Control Number80930959

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