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Afghan craftsmen

Asta Olesen

Afghan craftsmen

the cultures of three itinerant communities

by Asta Olesen

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Published by Rhodes International Science and Art Publishers, Thames and Hudson in Copenhagen, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

On title page: The Carlsberg Foundation"s Nomad Research Project.

Statement[editor-in-chief] Ida Nicolaisen.
ContributionsNicolaisen, Ida., Nomad Research Project.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18451399M
ISBN 108772455608


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