Rise of anthropology in India

a social science orientation by Lalita Prasad Vidyarthi

Publisher: Humanities Pr in Atlantic Highlands, N.J

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Social science research -- History -- India.,
  • Ethnology -- India.,
  • Anthropology -- India.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementL. P. Vidyarthi.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19826674M

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