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crisis in modern society

Saiyidain, Khwaja Ghulam

crisis in modern society

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Published by Jaffna College Publication in [Jaffna] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history -- 20th century,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] K. G. Saiyidain.
    SeriesBunker memorial lectures,, 1969
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18 .S232
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53 p.
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5178350M
    LC Control Number74918338


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