Introduction to modern Hindu law.
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Published by Indian Branch, Oxford University Press in [Bombay] .
Written in English


  • Hindu law.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsIndia (Republic)
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationxciv, 653 p.
Number of Pages653
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL276472M
LC Control Numbersa 64002379

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