Kauṭilīya Arthaśāstra
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Published by University of Bombay in [Bombay] .
Written in English



  • India


  • State, The -- Early works to 1800,
  • Administrative law -- India -- Sources,
  • India -- Politics and government -- To 997,
  • India -- Social life and customs

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementR.P. Kangle.
GenreEarly works to 1800., Sources.
SeriesUniversity of Bombay studies., no. 1-3
ContributionsKangle, R. P.
LC ClassificationsJA84.I4 K3813 1960
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL279906M
LC Control Numbersa 64008212

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