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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English



  • India


  • Villages -- India -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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StatementEdited with an introd. by K. Ishwaran.
SeriesSouthern Asian Institute series
ContributionsIshwaran, K. 1922-
LC ClassificationsHN683.5 .C44
The Physical Object
Pagination296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4448472M
ISBN 100231033230
LC Control Number79110604

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