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FW: [ANTHRO-L] new Indian book: The Indian Encyclopaedia [fwd]
From: Hugh Jarvis [mailto:hjarvis@...]
Sent: Monday, March 04, 2002 2:37 PM
Subject: [ANTHRO-L] new Indian book: The Indian Encyclopaedia [fwd]
[Another book, folks. Details below. Hugh]
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Subject: The Indian Encyclopaedia - a Great Reference Work/E
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The Indian Encyclopaedia : Biographical, Historical, Religious,
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