foot in the door of the Indian Civil Service, 1859-1943 by Shaibal Kumar Gupta

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  • Civil service -- India -- History.,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

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StatementShaibal Kumar Gupta.
LC ClassificationsJQ224 .G87 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. ;
Number of Pages62
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Open LibraryOL323270M
LC Control Number97904064

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