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Intellectuals in contemporary India

H. C. Srivastava

Intellectuals in contemporary India

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Published by Heritage Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Intellectuals -- India,
    • India -- Intellectual life

    • Edition Notes

      StatementH. C. Srivastava.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS428.2 .S74
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 160 p. ;
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4386777M
      LC Control Number78905218


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