Historical dictionary of Bangladesh
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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementCraig Baxter and Syedur Rahman.
LC ClassificationsDS
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22574322M
ISBN 100810848635

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