Buddha, Ashoka, Akbar, Shivaji & Ranjit Singh

a study in Indian history
  • 229 Pages
  • 3.77 MB
  • English
Ess Ess Publications , New Delhi
India -- Biography, India -- Hi


StatementH. G. Rawlinson.
LC ClassificationsDS434 .R32 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 229 p., [6] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4243986M
LC Control Number80900240

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