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The gentle anarchists

Ostergaard, Geoffrey.

The gentle anarchists

a study of the leaders of the Sarvodaya movement for non-violent revolution in India

by Ostergaard, Geoffrey.

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Social reformers -- India,
    • Sarvodaya movement -- India,
    • India -- Social policy

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [392]-408.

      Statement[by] Geoffrey Ostergaard and Melville Currell.
      ContributionsCurrell, Melville., Paul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN687 .O86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 421, [3] p. (3 fold.);
      Number of Pages421
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5741948M
      ISBN 100198271794
      LC Control Number70853805
      OCLC/WorldCa201279

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