Infrastructure and economic development

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Navjeewan Publication , Newai, Raj
Infrastructure (Economics) -- India -- Rajasthan, Infrastructure (Economics) -- India -- Rajasthan -- Statistics, Rajasthan (India) -- Economic conditions, Rajasthan (India) -- Economic conditions -- Stati
StatementSeema Sharma.
ContributionsVanasthalī Vidyāpīṭha.
LC ClassificationsHC437.R3 S353 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiiv, 236 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23995251M
ISBN 108182680492
LC Control Number2009311608

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