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Published by Centro Promotor de Instrucão de Canacona in Canacona, Goa, India .
Written in English



  • Goa, Daman and Diu (India)


  • Goa, Daman and Diu (India) -- History.

Book details:

About the Edition

On revolts in Goa, 1583 to 1961; contributed articles.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by Vikas V. Desai.
ContributionsDesai, Vikas V., Centro Promotor de Instrucão de Canacona.
LC ClassificationsDS498 .A68 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2512454M
LC Control Number87904600

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