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Gandhi"s legacy and a new human civilization

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Published by Gyan Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India


  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Political and social views -- Congresses.,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
  • India -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
  • India -- Social conditions -- 1947- -- Congresses.

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About the Edition

Seminar papers.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by B. Mohanan.
ContributionsMohanan, B.
LC ClassificationsDS481.G3 G2775 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p. ;
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL167870M
ISBN 108121206456
LC Control Number99945075

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