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The laws of Manu

Author: Manu, (Lawgiver)
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Penguin, 1991.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an encyclopaedic representation of human life in the world, and how it should be lived. This work encompasses topics as wide-ranging as the social obligations and duties of the various castes,  Read more...

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Named Person: Manu, (Lawgiver).
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Manu, (Lawgiver)
ISBN: 0140445404 9780140445404
OCLC Number: 45276482
Language Note: Text in English, with scattered Sancrit.
Description: lxxviii, 362 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The history of the text --
pt. 2. The structure and meaning of the text --
pt. 3. The translation --
The laws of Manu.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Mānavadharmaśāstra.
Responsibility: translated by Wendy Doniger with Brian K. Smith.
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