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Telling lives in India

biography, autobiography, and life history

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Published by Permanent Black, Distributed by Orient Longman in Delhi, Bangalore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Biography -- Congresses.,
    • India -- Biography -- Congresses.,
    • India -- Social conditions -- Congresses.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles drawn from a workshop held at the British Library on May 15-17, 2000.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by David Arnold & Stuart Blackburn.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsArnold, David, 1946-, Blackburn, Stuart H., British Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT1503 .T45 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3331614M
      ISBN 108178240920
      LC Control Number2004310383


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