evolution of India"s northern borders.

by Chakravarti, P. C.

Publisher: Asia Publishing House [for] the Indian Council of World Affairs in London

Written in English
Cover of: evolution of India
Published: Pages: 179 Downloads: 358
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Places:

  • India,
  • Kashmir,
  • Himalaya Mountains region

Subjects:

  • North East Frontier Agency, India -- History.,
  • Sino-Indian Border Dispute, 1957-,
  • India -- Boundaries -- History.,
  • Kashmir -- History.,
  • Himalaya Mountains region -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 165-170.

ContributionsIndian Council of World Affairs.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS441 .C48
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 179 p., 12 plates (4 fold.).
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5351653M
ISBN 100210222743
LC Control Number72300026

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