Kipling and India
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Kipling and India an inquiry into the nature and extent of Kipling"s knowledge of the Indian sub-continent. by Syed Sajjad Husain

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Published by University of Dacca in Pakistan .
Written in English


  • Kipling, Rudyard, -- 1865-1936

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