Peasantry: Transformation or persistance an analysis on two villages in Southeast Anatolia Region.

Coşkun, Gülen


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Citation Formats
G. Coşkun, “Peasantry: Transformation or persistance an analysis on two villages in Southeast Anatolia Region.,” Middle East Technical University, 1992.