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Published by People"s Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands.


  • Sinha, Bejoy Kumar.,
  • Revolutionaries -- India -- Biography.,
  • Political prisoners -- India -- Biography.,
  • Prisons -- India -- Andaman and Nicobar Islands.,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.

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Edition Notes


StatementBejoy Kumar Sinha.
LC ClassificationsHV9792.5.S56 A3 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 160 p. ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2168505M
ISBN 108170070775
LC Control Number88905733

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