The end of India by Khushwant Singh

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  • India.


  • Communalism -- India

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On communalism in post 1980 India.

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StatementKhushwant Singh.
LC ClassificationsDS422.C64 K5 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3710942M
ISBN 100143029940
LC Control Number2003309482

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