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The magnificent maharaja

K. Natwar-Singh

The magnificent maharaja

by K. Natwar-Singh

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Published by Harper-Collins Publishers, India in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala, 1891-1931,
  • Patiāla (India : District) -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
  • Sikhs -- Kings and rulers -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    On the life and times of Maharaja Bhupindra Singh, 1891-1931, ruler of erstwhile Patiala State, at present the District of Patiala.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-297) and index.

    StatementK. Natwar-Singh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS485.P1138 N38 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 317 p. :
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL504807M
    ISBN 108172232896
    LC Control Number98902039
    OCLC/WorldCa38898421

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