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Operation Vijay the liberation of Goa and other Portuguese colonies in India, [1961] by P. N. Khera

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Published by Historical Section, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, available from the Controller of Publications, Govt. of India in [New Delhi], Delhi .
Written in English



  • Goa, Daman and Diu (India)


  • Goa, Daman and Diu (India) -- Annexation to India.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby P. N. Khera ; edited by S. N. Prasad.
SeriesArmed Forces of the Indian Union
LC ClassificationsDS498.7 .K48
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 254 p., [21] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4527397M
LC Control Number76904608

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