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century of Indian womanhood

S. Shridevi

century of Indian womanhood

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Published by Rao and Raghaven in Mysore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] S. Shridevi. With a foreword by S. Radhakrishnan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1742 .S47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination161 p.
      Number of Pages161
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL8155M
      LC Control Numbersa 66004506
      OCLC/WorldCa3433722

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