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Struggle and change in South Asian monarchies

Chauhan, R. S.

Struggle and change in South Asian monarchies

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Published by Chetana Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Himalayan States
    • Subjects:
    • Himalayan States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementR. S. Chauhan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.H62 C45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 262 p. ;
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4384453M
      LC Control Number78902208


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