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Status of women in Islam by Aftab Hussain

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Published by Law Pub. Co. in Lahore, Pakistan .
Written in English


  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. (Islamic law),
  • Muslim women

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [34]-[45] (last group)).

StatementAftab Hussain.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination2, iv, 698, [47] p. ;
Number of Pages698
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2170977M
LC Control Number88930869

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