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Learning about India

Learning about India

an annotated guide for nonspecialists

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Published by Center for International Programs and Comparative Studies, New York State Education Department in association with Educational Resources Center, New Delhi, and N.D.E.A. Center for South Asian Studies, Columbia University in [Albany? N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara J. Harrison, editor.
    SeriesForeign Area Materials Center occasional publication -- no. 24.
    ContributionsHarrison, Barbara J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS405 .Z95
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14084022M

    About billion people live in India. The capital of India is New Delhi, but the largest city is Mumbai. Hindi is the official language in India, with English as an additional official language.; The currency in India is the rupee.; The main religion in India is next most popular religion is Islam; Sikhs and Christians also live in the country. India (Hindi: Bhārat), officially the Republic of India (Hindi: Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South is the second-most populous country, the seventh-largest country by area, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to Calling code: +

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