Selections from the Sacred Writings of the Sikhs
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Published by Unesco, MBSK in Paris, New York .
Written in English


  • Sikhism.,
  • Sikhs -- History.

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Other titlesSacred writings of the Sikhs, Daswen̲ Pādshāh kā Granth. English. Selections.
Statementtranslated by Trilochan Singh ... [et al.] ; revised by George S. Fraser ; introduction by S. Radhakrishnan ; foreword by Arnold Toynbee.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works. Indian series
ContributionsSingh, Trilochan., Fraser, G. S. 1915-1980.
LC ClassificationsBL2020.S5 A54 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22800746M
ISBN 109780979534607, 9789231040740
LC Control Number2008613962

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