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Understanding contemporary India

James Tyler Kent

Understanding contemporary India

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Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers in Boulder, CO .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Sumit Ganguly and Neil DeVotta.
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LC ClassificationsDS
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Paginationxix, 313 p. :
Number of Pages313
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Open LibraryOL22526614M
ISBN 101555879586


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