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Business, race, and politics in British India, c.1850-1960

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Commerce -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Commerce -- India -- History.,
    • India -- Race relations -- Political aspects -- History.,
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947,
    • India -- History -- 1947-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-242) and index.

      StatementMaria Misra.
      SeriesOxford historical monographs
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3788.G7 M57 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 250 p. :
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6802971M
      ISBN 100198207115
      LC Control Number00265005
      OCLC/WorldCa41373865

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