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In the time of trees and sorrows : nature, power, and memory in Rajasthan

Author: Ann Grodzins Gold; Bhoju Ram Gujar
Publisher: Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2002.
Series: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Showcases peasants' memories of everyday life in North India under royal rule before Indian Independence and their musings on the contrast between the old days and the unprecedented shifts that a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gold, Ann Grodzins, 1946-
In the time of trees and sorrows.
Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001047512
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Grodzins Gold; Bhoju Ram Gujar
ISBN: 9780822383475 0822383470
OCLC Number: 318419927
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 403 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface: "There Are No Princes Now" --
1. The Past of Nature and the Nature of the Past --
2. Voice --
3. Place --
4. Memory --
5. Shoes --
6. Court --
7. Homes --
8. Fields --
9. Jungle --
10. Imports --
App. Selected Trees and Plants Mentioned in Interviews.
Series Title: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Responsibility: Ann Grodzkins Gold and Bhoju Ram Gujar.


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"A unique, densely textured historical and ethnographic account. Engaging scholarship on memory, environmental history, oral history, South Asian studies, and ethnographic experimentation, this book Read more...

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