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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

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStanley Wolpert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS436 .W66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 505 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
      Number of Pages505
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1710666M
      ISBN 100195076591, 0195076605
      LC Control Number92012573
      OCLC/WorldCa25675350

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