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A new history of India by Stanley A. Wolpert

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English



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  • India -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [457]-483) and index.

StatementStanley Wolpert.
LC ClassificationsDS436 .W66 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 511 p. :
Number of Pages511
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL34120M
ISBN 100195128761, 019512877X
LC Control Number99017705

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