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Crossing the Bay of Bengal: The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants
Crossing the Bay of Bengal: The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants
by Sunil S. Amrith, Dr
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A Lowy Institute Book of the Year... (read more)

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India and South Asia: A Short History (Short Histories)
India and South Asia: A Short History (Short Histories)
by David Ludden
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Combining factual information with a critical approach, which probes the nature of culture and identity, this concise yet authoritative account paints a graphic picture of an area stretching from the Indian Ocean to the Himalayan mountains. With coverage... (read more)

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Dancing with the River: People and Life on the Chars of South Asia (Yale Agrarian Studies)
Dancing with the River: People and Life on the Chars of South Asia (Yale Agrarian Studies)
by Kuntala Lahiri Dutt
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With this book Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt and Gopa Samanta offer 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... (read more)

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Martyr as Bridegroom: A Folk Representation of Bhagat Singh (Anthem South Asian Studies)
Martyr as Bridegroom: A Folk Representation of Bhagat Singh (Anthem South Asian Studies)
by Ishwar Dayal Gaur
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‘Martyr As Bridegroom: A Folk Representation of Bhagat Singh’ is written from the viewpoint of vernacular Punjabi culture and tries to tread on the marginalized path of vernacular culture as a methodology of a historian's craft. The book... (read more)

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Curfewed Night: One Kashmiri Journalist's Frontline Account of Life, Love, and War in His Homeland
Curfewed Night: One Kashmiri Journalist's Frontline Account of Life, Love, and War in His Homeland
by Basharat Peer
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Since 1989, when the separatist movement exploded in Kashmir, more than 70,000 people have been killed in the battle between India and Pakistan over Kashmir. Born and raised in the war-torn region, Basharat Peer brings this little-known part of the world... (read more)

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Fragments of Grace: My Search for Meaning in the Strife of South Asia
Fragments of Grace: My Search for Meaning in the Strife of South Asia
by Pamela Constable
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For four and a half years, Pamela Constable, a veteran foreign correspondent and award-winning author, has traveled through South Asia on assignment for the Washington Post. Following religious conflicts, political crises, and natural disasters, she also... (read more)

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Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond
Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond
by Pankaj Mishra
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In his new book, Mishra brings literary authority and political insight to bear on travels that are at once epic and personal as he sees the pressures of Western-style modernity, prosperity, and globalization on a rapidly changing region.... (read more)

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In the Valley of Mist: Kashmir: One Family in a Changing World
In the Valley of Mist: Kashmir: One Family in a Changing World
by Justine Hardy
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A personal, moving, and vibrant picture of one of the most beautiful and troubled places in the world, described through the experiences of one family, whose fortunes have changed dramatically with those of the region. If there is a paradise on earth, it... (read more)

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Midnight's Descendants: A History of South Asia Since Partition
Midnight's Descendants: A History of South Asia Since Partition
by John Keay
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Dispersed across India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka, Midnights Descendants—the generations born since the 1947 “midnight hour partition” of British India—are the worlds fastest growing population. In Midnights... (read more)

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Culture, Creation & Procreation: Concepts of Kinship in South Asian Practice
Culture, Creation & Procreation: Concepts of Kinship in South Asian Practice
by Monika Bock
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These 12 chapters discuss the constitution of kinship among different communities in South Asia and addressing the relationship between ideology and practice, cultural models, and individual strategies. Chapters center around three topics: community... (read more)

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Prospects for Peace in South Asia (Studies of the Asian-Pacific Research Center, Stanford Unive)
Prospects for Peace in South Asia (Studies of the Asian-Pacific Research Center, Stanford Unive)
by Rafiq Dossani
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"...the scholarship is impressive and analyses mostly free of bias."—Economic and Political... (read more)

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Modern South Asia: History, Culture, Political Economy
Modern South Asia: History, Culture, Political Economy
by Sugata Bose
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The South Asian subcontinent is home to nearly a billion people and has been the site of fierce historical contestation. It is a panoply of languages and religions with a rich and complex history and culture. Drawing on the newest and most sophisticated... (read more)

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Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War
Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War
by Victoria Schofield
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Government and Politics in South Asia
Government and Politics in South Asia
by Craig Baxter
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Bangladesh and Pakistan: Flirting with Failure in South Asia (ADST-DACOR Diplomats and Diplomacy)
Bangladesh and Pakistan: Flirting with Failure in South Asia (ADST-DACOR Diplomats and Diplomacy)
by William B Milam
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Comparative Studies in Religion and Society #10: Leveling Crowds
Comparative Studies in Religion and Society #10: Leveling Crowds
by Stanley Jey Tambiah
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Ethno-nationalist conflicts are rampant today, causing immense human loss. Stanley J. Tambiah is concerned with the nature of the ethno-nationalist explosions that have disfigured so many regions of the world in recent years. He focuses primarily on... (read more)

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History of the Indian Ocean
History of the Indian Ocean
by Auguste Toussaint
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Danger in Kashmir
Danger in Kashmir
by Josef Korbel
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Class Structure & Economic Growth: India & Pakistan since the Moghuls
Class Structure & Economic Growth: India & Pakistan since the Moghuls
by Angus Maddison
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History of Tamilnad To Ad 1336
History of Tamilnad To Ad 1336
by N Subrahmanian
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