Reflected in water writings on Goa

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Published by Penguin Group in New Delhi, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Goa (India : State) -- Civilization.

About the Edition

Contributed articles wih reference to the state of Goa, India.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-295).

Book details

Statementedited by Jerry Pinto.
ContributionsPinto, Jerry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS498 .R36 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 295 p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17925407M
ISBN 100143100815
ISBN 109780143100812
LC Control Number2006448361

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