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From the ashes of 1947 : reimagining Punjab

Author: Pippa Virdee
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book revisits the partition of the Punjab, its attendant violence and, as a consequence, the divided and dislocated Punjabi lives. Navigating nostalgia and trauma, dreams and laments, identity(s) and homeland(s), it explores the partition of the very idea of Punjabiyat."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2017057907
(OCoLC)1019657642
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pippa Virdee
ISBN: 9781108552325 1108552323
OCLC Number: 1059799793
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 254 pages ): illustrations, maps.
Contents: Preface : Memories Create History --
Partitioned Lands, Partitioned Histories --
The Treasure within the Five Rivers --
Handing Over the Reigns --
Violence, Migration and the Making of the Refugee --
Sacred Malerkotla --
Migrating to the Promised Land : A Tale of Two Cities --
From Refugee to Citizen --
Cleansing Hearts and Minds --
Lost Innocence and Sold Honour --
Dreams, Memories and Legacies.
Other Titles: Reimagining Punjab
Responsibility: Pippa Virdee.

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This book revisits the partition of the British Indian province of Punjab, its attendant violence and, as a consequence, the divided and dislocated Punjabi lives. Navigating nostalgia and trauma,  Read more...

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