3 edition of Hindu civilisation and the twenty-first century found in the catalog.
Hindu civilisation and the twenty-first century
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Hindu civilisation and the 21st century, Hindu civilization and the twenty-first century|
|Statement||V. Ramanathan ; foreword, T.N. Madan.|
|Series||Bhavan"s book university, Bhavan"s book university (Unnumbered)|
|LC Classifications||BL1112.26 (BL1)+|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 746 p. :|
|Number of Pages||746|
|LC Control Number||2005386263|
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