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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
Title variation
Life and death on the Ganges
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"--
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
VHEI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taseer, Aatish
Dewey number
954.053
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taseer, Aatish
  • Taseer, Aatish
  • Taseer, Aatish
  • Brahmans
  • Brahmans
  • Caste
  • Culture conflict
  • Social change
  • Brahmans
  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
  • India
  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Target audience
adult
Label
The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreigners in their own land -- Summer. The colour-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- Winter. The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed
Control code
000065451860
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781787381193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1108875261
Label
The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges, Aatish Taseer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreigners in their own land -- Summer. The colour-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- Winter. The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed
Control code
000065451860
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781787381193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1108875261

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