Culture and political-military behavior the Hindus in premodern India by Joel Larus

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Published by Minerva in Calcutta .

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  • Civilization, Hindu.,
  • India -- History, Military.,
  • India -- Foreign relations.

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Other titlesHindus in pre-modern India.
StatementJoel Larus.
LC ClassificationsDS442.2 .L37, DS442.2 L37
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 208 p. ;
Number of Pages208
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Open LibraryOL20644849M
ISBN 100836400380

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