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Published by Rupantar in Bhubaneswar .
Written in English


  • Gandhi, -- Mahatma, -- 1869-1948 -- Friends and associates -- Anecdotes -- Translations into English,
  • Orissa (India) -- Politics and government

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Anecdotes of associates of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948 during his visits to Orissa; translated from Oriya.

Edition Notes

Statementwith a foreword by Ramachandra Guha ; edited by Jatindra K. Nayak.
GenreAnecdotes, Translations into English.
ContributionsNayak, J. K., Rupantar (Organization : India)
LC ClassificationsDS481.G3 (DSVII:.xA6-.xZ)+
The Physical Object
Pagination123 p. ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22844740M
ISBN 108190175971
LC Control Number2008324280

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