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Inglorious empire

Shashi Tharoor

Inglorious empire

what the British did to India

by Shashi Tharoor

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Published .
Written in English

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    Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-287) and index.

    StatementShashi Tharoor
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 294 pages
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26964163M
    ISBN 101947534297
    ISBN 109781947534292
    OCLC/WorldCa1032828916


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