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Tribal people of the Himalayas a study of the Khasas by L. D. Joshi

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Published by Mittal Publications, Distributed by Mittal Publishers" Distributors in Delhi .
Written in English


  • Law, Khasa (Indic people),
  • Khas (South Asian people)

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Edition Notes

StatementL.D. Joshi.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 368 p. ;
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3006905M
LC Control Number84900423

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