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East India Company a brief survey from 1599 [to] 1857 by Tripta Desai

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Published by Kanak Pubs. in New Delhi, India .
Written in English


  • East India Company,
  • India -- Commerce -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Great Britain -- Commerce -- India -- History

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Edition Notes

StatementTripta Desai
The Physical Object
Pagination10, 282 p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14417529M

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