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Eternal Beirut

Aymeric Chauprade

Eternal Beirut

the spirit preserved

by Aymeric Chauprade

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Published by ASA Editions in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beirut (Lebanon) -- Description and travel -- Views.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext and captions by Aymeric Chauprade ; photographs by Thomas Renaut ; preface by Salah Stétié.
    SeriesCity heritage
    ContributionsRenaut, Thomas., Stétié, Salah, 1929-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22372510M
    ISBN 102911589203
    OCLC/WorldCa40247863

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