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Women of pride

Lakshmi Viswanathan.

Women of pride

the Devadasi heritage

by Lakshmi Viswanathan.

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Published by Lotus Collection, Roli Books in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Devadāsīs -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 203) and index.

    StatementLakshmi Vishwanathan ; with a foreword by Pavan K. Varma.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1237.58.D48+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 210 p. :
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170915M
    ISBN 109788174366726
    LC Control Number2009313147

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Lotus collection." Description: x, pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 22 cm.

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