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Insights into modern Hinduism

Hervey De Witt Griswold

Insights into modern Hinduism

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Published by H. Holt and company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Hinduism.,
    • India -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Hervey De Witt Griswold.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesHalf title: Studies in religion and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1201 .G8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 288 p.
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6313358M
      LC Control Number34036418
      OCLC/WorldCa2357977

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