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  • Popplestone, Ann
    ... From: Hugh Jarvis [mailto:hjarvis@BUFFALO.EDU] Sent: Wednesday, June 19, 2002 2:33 PM To: ANTHRO-L@LISTSERV.ACSU.BUFFALO.EDU Subject: [ANTHRO-L] New Indian
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      FW: [ANTHRO-L] New Indian book: Discourse of Zindaginama [fwd]

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      From: Hugh Jarvis [mailto:hjarvis@...]
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      Discourse of Zindaginama : A Semio-Anthropological Critique / Kumool
      Abbi.  1st ed. New Delhi, Harman Publishing House.  2002.  xxii, 329 p.
      maps. 25 cm.  (Harman Series in Semiotics - 2).
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