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War, exile, everyday life

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Published by Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research in Zagreb .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refugees -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Renata Jambrešić Kirin and Maja Povrzanović.
    ContributionsJambrešić Kirin, Renata., Povrzanović, Maja., Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research (Zagreb, Croatia), War, Exile, Everyday Life (1995 : Zagreb, Croatia)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14099362M
    ISBN 109536020076
    OCLC/WorldCa36120431

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