Multicultural literature in India

critical perceptions
  • 2.98 MB
  • English

Sarup Book Publishers , New Delhi
Indic literature -- History and criticism, Multiculturalism in liter
About the Edition

Contributed articles.

Statementeditor, N. D. R. Chandra.
ContributionsChandra, N. D. R., 1959-
LC ClassificationsPK2907.M85+, PK2907.M85 M85 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23995041M
ISBN 10817625925X
ISBN 139788176259255
LC Control Number2009305694

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