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"Terrorism" a colonial construct select British Home Department intelligence reports on Indian nationalist revolutionary activities, 1907-1936 by AЕ›okakumДЃra MukhopДЃdhyДЃбєЏa

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Published by Shishu Sahitya Samsad in Kolkata .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Ashoke Kumar Mukhopadhyay
ContributionsKer, James Campbell, 1878-1961, Hale, H. W., India. Home Dept.
LC ClassificationsDS480.45 .T37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 616 p. ;
Number of Pages616
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24562974M
ISBN 108179551636
ISBN 109788179551639
LC Control Number2009310471

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