British, the magnificent exploiters of India
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British, the magnificent exploiters of India by Surinder Nath Gupta

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Published by S. Chand in New Delhi .
Written in



  • India,
  • India.


  • Investments, British -- India.,
  • India -- Economic policy.

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Edition Notes

StatementSurinder Nath Gupta.
LC ClassificationsHC433 .G86
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4077370M
LC Control Number79902638

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