Studies in India"s maritime trade through the ages
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Published by Institute of Historical Studies in Calcutta .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Merchant marine -- India -- History,
  • India -- Commerce -- History,
  • India -- History, Naval

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Chittabrata Palit.
ContributionsPalit, Chittabrata., Institute of Historical Studies (Calcutta, India)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE879 .S79 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 164 p. ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24035010M
LC Control Number2009346988

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