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Published by UNESCO Dhaka, Distributed by University Press in Dhaka .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.199-201) and index.

StatementAbu Sayeed M. Ahmed ; photography, Syed Zakir Hossain.
ContributionsHossain, Syed Zakir, 1968-
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p., [207] p. of plates :
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16929635M
ISBN 109843234693
LC Control Number2008330345
OCLC/WorldCa232358372

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