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Published by Viking in New Delhi, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English



  • India,
  • India.


  • Prime ministers -- India.,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1947-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementB.D. Dua ... [et al.] ; James Manor, editor.
ContributionsDua, B. D., Manor, James.
LC ClassificationsJQ241 .N45 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 261 p. ;
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1256401M
ISBN 100670858021
LC Control Number94906604

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