Comprises excerpts from speeches of Indira Gandhi with commentary.
|Statement||[compiled by] J. C. Aggarwal.|
|Contributions||Aggarwal, J. C., Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984.|
|LC Classifications||LC67.I5 E36|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||76911272|
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