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Rise of the Raj

Peggy Woodford

Rise of the Raj

by Peggy Woodford

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Published by Midas Books, Humanities Press in Speldhurst, Eng, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • British -- India.,
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.,
    • India -- History -- 1526-1765.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Peggy Woodford ; foreword by Rumer Godden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS463 .W66 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4717579M
      ISBN 100391008676
      LC Control Number78004211
      OCLC/WorldCa3748614

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