Political modernization in India
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Published by Shree Pub. House, Distributors, Jain Book Depot in Delhi, India .
Written in English



  • India


  • India -- Politics and government -- 1947-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Kumud Sharma.
LC ClassificationsJQ211 .S448 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 243 p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3150522M
LC Control Number82904963

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