The end of India by Khushwant Singh

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Published by Penguin Books in New Delhi .

Written in English

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  • India.

Subjects:

  • Communalism -- India

About the Edition

On communalism in post 1980 India.

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Book details

StatementKhushwant Singh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS422.C64 K5 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3710942M
ISBN 100143029940
LC Control Number2003309482

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