The Oxford companion to modern warfare in India

from the eighteenth century to present times
  • 326 Pages
  • 4.99 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press , New Delhi
Military art and science -- India -- History, India -- History, Mil
StatementKaushik Roy.
LC ClassificationsU43.I5 R68 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 326 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23911177M
ISBN 100195698886
ISBN 139780195698886
LC Control Number2009311734

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Kaushik Roy is Reader in History at Jadavpur University, India and a Senior Researcher at the Centre for the Study of Civil War (CSCW) at the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO).

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