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Reflections on the transfer of power and Jawaharlal Nehru.

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Published by Cambridge University Press in London .
Written in English


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SeriesJawaharlal Nehru memorial lecture, 2nd -- 1968
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21492491M
ISBN 100521075998
OCLC/WorldCa18894

Jawaharlal Nehru, Indias Foreign Policy Selected Speeches September April (New Delhi: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Publications Division, 3rd Reprint, ), pp. 2. Jawaharlal Nehru, Inter-Asian Relations, India Quarterly: A Journal of International Affa , p. 3. A must collector’s item for any fan of Neil Cost, the most famous of all callmakers. The book is beautifully illustrated with top-quality photos of Cost calls. ONLY ONE COPY AVAILABLE. $ (four copies are available through Internet sources for prices in the $2, to $5, range. The book isn’t worth that much, but it’s a treasure.) SOLD. for a transfer to Peking before he returned as joint secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs. Although he disclaims any relationship with the late prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, he moved more or less as he wished, and was apparently treated with special confidence. Subsequently, when he was appointed ambassador in Moscow, this special.


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