Non-violence in peace & war

by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Publisher: Navajivan Pub. House in Ahmedabad

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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- India,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947

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Statementby M.K. Gandhi
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Non-Violence In Peace & War. GANDHI, Mahatma (Mohandas Karamchand)(M.K.). Item Number: Ahmedabad: Navajivan Publishing House, Early edition of Gandhi’s classic work. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.

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