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Bureaucratic government

a study in Indian polity

by Bernard Houghton

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Published by P.S. King in London .
Written in English

LC ClassificationsJQ224 H6
The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24434285M

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