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Brown warriors of the Raj

Roy, Kaushik Dr.

Brown warriors of the Raj

recruitment and the mechanics of command in the Sepoy Army, 1859-1913

by Roy, Kaushik Dr.

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Published by Manohar Publishers & Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-343) and index.

StatementKaushik Roy.
The Physical Object
Pagination350 p. :
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16634250M
ISBN 108173047545
LC Control Number2007434793
OCLC/WorldCa212626757

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