First Anglo-Maratha War
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First Anglo-Maratha War the last phase, 1780-83 A.D.

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Published by Deccan College Post-graduate & Research Institute in Pune .
Written in English


  • Maratha War, 1775-1782 -- Sources.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by M.R. Kantak.
ContributionsKantak, M. R., Deccan College Post-graduate and Research Institute.
LC ClassificationsDS473 .F57 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination311 p. ;
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16060409M

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