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...
|Main Author:||Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala, 1956-|
|Other Authors:||Samanta, Gopa.|
New Haven :
Yale University Press,
Yale agrarian studies.