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Published by Library of Congress Office, Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in New Delhi, Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • India.


  • Local government -- India.

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SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection., I-CLR-551.2
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2001/60460 (J)
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4006414M
LC Control Number2001362055

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