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Manipur during World War II, 1941-45

N. Lokendra

Manipur during World War II, 1941-45

socio-economic change and local responses

by N. Lokendra

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Published by Manipur State Archives, Directorate of Arts & Culture, Govt. of Manipur in [Imphal] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Manipur (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Manipur (India) -- Social conditions.,
    • Manipur (India) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementN. Lokendra.
      ContributionsManipur State Archives.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 95/60305R (H)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination31, vi p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL947157M
      LC Control Number95904189

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During World War II, the Allies employed the convoy system in order to move material across the Atlantic ocean to ports in the Soviet Union. The Soviets, after the German invasion in the summer ofwere desperately short of supplies of all types.

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