Hindu colonies in the Far East

by Majumdar, R. C.

Publisher: General Printers & Publishers in Calcutta

Written in English
Published: Pages: 242 Downloads: 543
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Places:

  • East Asia,
  • India,
  • East Asia.

Subjects:

  • Hindus -- Colonization -- East Asia,
  • East Asia -- Colonization,
  • India -- Colonies

Edition Notes

Statementby R.C. Majumdar.
SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 10513.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-291 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 242 p.
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL644751M
LC Control Number96910087

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