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War and secession Pakistan, India, and the creation of Bangladesh by Richard Sisson

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Published by University of California Press in Los Angeles, Oxford .
Written in English

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Bibliography: p327-331. - Includes index.

StatementRichard Sisson and Leo E. Rose.
ContributionsRose, Leo E.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,338p. :
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21490006M
ISBN 100520062809

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