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Climbing the mango trees

Madhur Jaffrey

Climbing the mango trees

a memoir of a childhood in India

by Madhur Jaffrey

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Published by Ebury in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMadhur Jaffrey
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX649.J34 A3 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 271 p. :
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24530946M
ISBN 10009189929X
LC Control Number2007299235

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