The marginal migrants

a study of Nepali emigrants in India by B. C. Upreti

Publisher: Kalinga Publications in Delhi

Written in English
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  • Pithorāgarh (India : District),
  • Nepal,
  • India,
  • Pithorāgarh (District)


  • Nepalese -- India -- Pithorāgarh (District),
  • Immigrants -- India -- Pithorāgarh (District),
  • Pithorāgarh (India : District) -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Nepal -- Emigration and immigration.

About the Edition

Study of Nepalese immigrants in Pithorāgarh District, India.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-128) and index.

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