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India of the 1970s

D. H. Butani

India of the 1970s

by D. H. Butani

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Published by Promilla in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- India.,
    • India -- Economic conditions -- 1947-,
    • India -- Social conditions -- 1947-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby D. H. Butani.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC435.2 .B9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 341 p.
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5280200M
      LC Control Number71916264

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