The Enigma of the First Arabic Book Printed from Movable Type

  title={The Enigma of the First Arabic Book Printed from Movable Type},
  author={Miroslav Krek},
  journal={Journal of Near Eastern Studies},
  pages={203 - 212}
  • M. Krek
  • Published 1 July 1979
  • History
  • Journal of Near Eastern Studies
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