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Nobody does the right thing

Amitava Kumar

Nobody does the right thing

by Amitava Kumar

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture industry -- India -- Fiction,
  • India -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmitava Kumar.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9499.4.K8618 N636 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23972409M
    ISBN 109780822346708, 9780822346821
    LC Control Number2009049957

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