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Artefacts of history

Sudeshna Guha

Artefacts of history

archaeology, historiography and Indian pasts

by Sudeshna Guha

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • Archaeology,
  • Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSudeshna Guha
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS418 .G84 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 273 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27195775M
    ISBN 109351501647
    ISBN 109789351501640
    LC Control Number2015006456
    OCLC/WorldCa905599763

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