India towards millennium

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Contributed articles on various aspects of contemporary India.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by P.R. Chari.
ContributionsChari, P. R.
LC ClassificationsDS407 .I5186 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination273 p. ;
Number of Pages273
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Open LibraryOL508755M
ISBN 108173042683
LC Control Number98906534

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