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What about India?

L. F. Rushbrook Williams

What about India?

by L. F. Rushbrook Williams

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Published by T. Nelson and sons, ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- India,
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947,
    • India -- Nationality

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy L.F. Rushbrook Williams.
      SeriesDiscussion books,, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS463 .R84
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 11-176 p.
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6396599M
      LC Control Number40000371
      OCLC/WorldCa2114418

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