Perspectives on Indian history, historiography, and philosophy of history
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Perspectives on Indian history, historiography, and philosophy of history by G. P. Singh

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Published by D.K. Printworld in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • History -- Philosophy,
  • India -- History,
  • India -- Antiquities,
  • India -- Historiography

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Edition Notes

Other titlesIndian history, historiography, and philosophy of history
StatementG.P. Singh.
LC ClassificationsDS404.5 .S55 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 342 p. ;
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24095182M
ISBN 108124604878
ISBN 109788124604878
LC Control Number2009310616

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