Suicide in India and abroad
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Suicide in India and abroad by Paripurnanand Varma

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Published by Sahitya Bhawan in Agra .
Written in English


  • Suicide -- India.,
  • Suicide.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementParipurnanand Varma.
LC ClassificationsHV6548.I5 V37, HV6548I5 V37
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 311 p. ;
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20115838M

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