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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England,
  • England.

Subjects:

  • Sikhs -- England.,
  • England -- Ethnic relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementArthur Wesley Helweg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA125.S57 H44 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 268 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2121342M
ISBN 100195618947
LC Control Number88179822

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