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Published by Popular Book Depot in Bombay .
Written in English


  • Caste -- India,
  • Ethnology -- India

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Edition Notes

Other titlesCaste and race in India
Statementby G. S. Ghurye
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15131031M

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