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Gandhi and the American scene

C. Seshachari

Gandhi and the American scene

an intellectual history and inquiry

by C. Seshachari

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Nachiketa Publications in Bombay .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.,
    • Nonviolence.,
    • Passive resistance.,
    • United States -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] C. Seshachari. Foreword by William Mulder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM278 .S43 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4528583M
      LC Control Number76910205

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