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Sati

V. N. Datta

Sati

a historical, social, and philosophical enquiry into the Hindu rite of widow burning

by V. N. Datta

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Published by Manohar in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sati.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-269).

    StatementV.N. Datta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT3370 .D37 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 279 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2512903M
    ISBN 108185054401
    LC Control Number87905057


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