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Muslim response to the West Muslim historiography in India, 1857-1914 by Muhammad Aslam Syed

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Published by National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research in Islamabad .
Written in English



  • Islamic countries,
  • India,
  • India.


  • Historiography -- India.,
  • Islam -- Historiography.,
  • Muslims -- India -- Historiography.,
  • Islamic countries -- Historiography.,
  • India -- Historiography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-146) and index.

StatementMuhammad Aslam Syed.
SeriesHistorical studies (Muslim India) series;, . 9.
LC ClassificationsD13.5.I4 S99 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 158 p. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL647486M
ISBN 109694150124
LC Control Number96930201

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