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Chasing the Mountain of Light

Across India on the Trail of the Koh-i-Noor Diamond

by Kevin Rushby

  • 78 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Sociology,
  • Asia - India,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Journeys,
  • Travel / Asia / India,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • General,
  • Description And Travel,
  • India,
  • Koh-i-Noor (Diamond),
  • Rushby, Kevin,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9646921M
    ISBN 100312228139
    ISBN 109780312228132

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