First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
"A handy reference source." -- Choice
"Admirably researched researched…The work makes a distinct contribution to our understanding of the nature of nationalisms/subnationalisms in South Asia." -- Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism
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