Dancing with the river : people and life on the chars of South Asia /

This book offers an intimate glimpse into the microcosmic world of 'hybrid environments.' Focusing on chars--the part-land, part-water, low-lying sandy masses that exist within the riverbeds in the floodplains of lower Bengal--the authors show how, both as real-life examples and as metaphors, chars...

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Main Author: Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala, 1956-
Other Authors: Samanta, Gopa.
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Books Book
Language: English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013]
Series: Yale agrarian studies.
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Location: ZSR Main Stacks - Reynolds 7
Call Number: GF661 .L45 2013
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