A modern pilgrim in India
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A modern pilgrim in India the diary of an American soldier by John W. Wohlfarth

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Published by Somaiya Publications in Bombay .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Wohlfarth, John W. -- Diaries.,
  • Soldiers -- United States -- Diaries.,
  • India -- Description and travel.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Diaries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJohn W. Wohlfarth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS413 .W66 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 167 p. :
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL947130M
ISBN 108170392047
LC Control Number95904158
OCLC/WorldCa33444386

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