Man, forest and the state in middle India
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Man, forest and the state in middle India by Sachchidananda

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Published by Serials Publication in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Forests and forestry -- Social aspects -- India,
  • Tribes -- India

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-267).

StatementSachchidananda ; assisted by Niraj Kumar.
ContributionsCaturvedī, Nīraja Kumāra.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 267 p. ;
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21155367M
ISBN 108186771379

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