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Peasants in history

Peasants in history

essays in honour of Daniel Thorner

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Published by Published for Sameeksha Trust by Oxford University Press in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thorner, Daniel.,
  • Peasantry -- History.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by E.J. Hobsbawm ... [et al.].
    ContributionsHobsbawm, E. J. 1917-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1336 .P4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 319 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4248658M
    LC Control Number80905124


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