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Published by National Book Trust, India; [sole distributors in India: India Book House in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948

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Bibliography: p. [134]-135.

Statement[by] P. D. Tandon and Roland E. Wolseley.
SeriesYoung India library
ContributionsWolseley, Roland Edgar, 1904- joint author.
LC ClassificationsDS481.G3 T35
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 135 p.
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4528466M
LC Control Number76908363

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