3 edition of American understanding of India found in the catalog.
American understanding of India
Symposium on American Understanding of India (1986 Library of Congress)
Contributed articles presented at the Symposium on American Understanding of India held at Library of Congress in Oct. 1986.
|Statement||compiled and edited by Louis A. Jacob.|
|Contributions||Jacob, Louis A.|
|LC Classifications||DS402.5 .S96 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||189 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||189|
|LC Control Number||2001436013|
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