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Published by Penguin in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Biography of Vikram Sarabhai, Indian scientist.

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StatementAmrita Shah.
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p. :
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16296901M
ISBN 100670999512
ISBN 109780670999514
LC Control Number2007391613
OCLC/WorldCa124541195

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