1991 electoral politics, sectarian or dynastic by Shiv Lal.

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  • India.


  • Political parties -- India.,
  • Elections -- India.,
  • Religion and politics -- India.,
  • Caste -- Political aspects -- India.

Edition Notes

With reference to the Lok Sabha elections.

Book details

StatementShiv Lal.
LC ClassificationsJQ298.A1 S529 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1684732M
ISBN 108170510775, 8170510783
LC Control Number91906395

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