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Banned; controversial literature and political control in British India, 1907-1947

by N. Gerald Barrier

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Published by University of Missouri Press in [Columbia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Censorship -- India,
    • Government and the press -- India,
    • Prohibited books -- India -- Bibliography,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 298-309.

      Statement[by] N. Gerald Barrier.
      SeriesUniversity of Missouri studies ;, v. 61
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ658.I4 B37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 324 p.
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5442201M
      ISBN 100826201598
      LC Control Number73092241

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