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white umbrella

D. Mackenzie Brown

white umbrella

Indian political thought from Manu to Gandhi

by D. Mackenzie Brown

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- India -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D. Mackenzie Brown.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16318039M

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