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Published by Thacker, Spink in Calcutta .
Written in English


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Statementbeing a translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenês collected by Dr. Schwanbeck, and of the first part of Indika of Arrian, by J.W. McCrindle ; with introduction, notes, and map of ancient India.
ContributionsSchwanbeck, E. A., McCrindle, John Watson, 1825-1913.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 90/4710 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxi, 223 p.
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2018610M
LC Control Number90953221

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