State administration in Rajasthan, 19th century
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State administration in Rajasthan, 19th century with special reference to Jodhpur state by Shyam Singh Tanwar

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Published by Maharaja Mansingh Pustak Prakash Research Centre Fort in Jodhpur .
Written in English



  • Jodhpur (Princely State)


  • Political customs and rites -- Jodhpur (Princely State),
  • Monarchy -- Jodhpur (Princely State) -- Political activity,
  • Jodhpur (Princely State) -- Politics and government -- 19th century

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Edition Notes

Other titlesState administration Rajasthan, 19th century
Statementby Shyam Singh Tanwar.
LC ClassificationsDS485.J6+
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3457076M
LC Control Number2005386261

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