India, Pakistan, and the West by Thomas George Percival Spear

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Bibliography: p. 238-242

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Statement[by] Percival Spear
SeriesHome university library of modern knowledge -- 211
The Physical Object
Pagination251 p.
Number of Pages251
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Open LibraryOL14970555M

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