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Rural South Asia

linkages, change, and development

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Published by Curzon Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • South Asia -- Economic conditions.,
    • South Asia -- Rural conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Peter Robb.
      SeriesCollected papers on South Asia,, no. 5
      ContributionsRobb, Peter, University of London. Centre of South Asian Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC430.6 .R87 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 250 p. :
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2887190M
      ISBN 100700701605
      LC Control Number84111609

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