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Author Taseer, Aatish, 1980-
Title The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges / Aatish Taseer.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  954 T    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description 242 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Foreigners in their own land -- Summer. The color-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.
Subject Taseer, Aatish, 1980- -- Travel -- India.
Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social conditions.
Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social life and customs.
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India) -- Social conditions.
Caste -- India.
Culture conflict -- India.
Social change -- India.
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
Genre or Form Travel writing.
Added Author New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2019. ZNS
Added Title Life and death on the Ganges
ISBN 9780374279608 (hardcover)
0374279608 (hardcover)
Standard No. 40028967003