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Hindu world

Hindu world

an encyclopedic survey of Hinduism

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Published by Praeger in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Benjamin Walker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL"1105"W34"1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21140089M
    LC Control Number68-26182

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