Bahá"is in Iran a report on the persecution of a religious minority.

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Published by Bahá"i International Community in New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • Bahais -- Iran.,
  • Bahais -- Relations -- Islam.,
  • Iran -- Religion.

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Book details

ContributionsBaháʾí International Community.
LC ClassificationsBP330 .B31
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p. :
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18735745M

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