Travels in Palestine through the countries of Bashan and Gilead, east of the River Jordan: including a visit to the cities of Geraza and Gamala, in the Decapolis. by James Silk Buckingham

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Paginationxxv, 553 p. illus., port., plan, map.
Number of Pages553
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Open LibraryOL14793093M

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