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Published by Manohar in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India


  • India -- Population -- History.,
  • India -- Census -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited with an introduction by N. Gerald Barrier.
ContributionsBarrier, N. Gerald
LC ClassificationsHA4585 .C46 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 234 p. :
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3927628M
LC Control Number81901424

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