TITLE

PASSAGE THROUGH INDIA

AUTHOR(S)
Kane, Paul Q.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Commonweal;5/23/2003, Vol. 130 Issue 10, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article on traveling to India. Description of India's landscape; Information on the country's tourism sector; Public involvement with the issue of whether U.S. President George W. Bush should invade Iraq.
ACCESSION #
9902382

 

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