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Minorities & indigenous peoples of Nepal

Krishna B. Bhattachan

Minorities & indigenous peoples of Nepal

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 95-106).

Other titlesMinorities and indigenous peoples of Nepal
StatementKrishna B. Bhattachan.
ContributionsJātīya Vibheda Viruddha Rāshṭriya Mañca (Nepal)
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p. :
Number of Pages148
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Open LibraryOL23193838M
ISBN 109789937209625
LC Control Number2009341627
OCLC/WorldCa317289488

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