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The Resource The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer

The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer

Label
The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges
Title
The twice-born
Title remainder
life and death on the Ganges
Statement of responsibility
Aatish Taseer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A portrait of the collision between tradition and modernity in India, as told through the lives of the Brahmins in the holy city of Benares"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taseer, Aatish
Dewey number
954.05/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS432.B73
LC item number
T37 2919
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taseer, Aatish
  • Taseer, Aatish
  • Brahmans
  • Brahmans
  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
  • Caste
  • Culture conflict
  • Social change
  • India
  • Brahmans
  • Brahmans
  • Caste
  • Culture conflict
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • Travel
  • India
  • India
Label
The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreigners in their own land -- The color-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed
Control code
on1060180543
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374279608
Lccn
2018033297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1060180543
Label
The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreigners in their own land -- The color-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed
Control code
on1060180543
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374279608
Lccn
2018033297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1060180543

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