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Soundings in modern South Asian history

D. A. Low

Soundings in modern South Asian history

by D. A. Low

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Published by Australian National University Press in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by D. A. Low.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS463 .L68 1968c
      The Physical Object
      Pagination391 p.
      Number of Pages391
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5678016M
      LC Control Number68143099

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