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The Resource Home, uprooted : oral histories of India's partition, Devika Chawla

Home, uprooted : oral histories of India's partition, Devika Chawla

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Home, uprooted : oral histories of India's partition
Title
Home, uprooted
Title remainder
oral histories of India's partition
Statement of responsibility
Devika Chawla
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Indian Independence Act of 1947 granted India freedom from British rule, signaling the formal end of the British Raj in the subcontinent. This freedom, though, came at a price: partition, the division of the country into India and Pakistan, and the communal riots that followed. These riots resulted in the deaths of an estimated 1 million Hindus and Muslims and the displacement of about 20 million persons on both sides of the border. This watershed socioeconomic-geopolitical moment cast an enduring shadow on India's relationship with neighboring Pakistan. Presenting a perspective of the mid
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chawla, Devika
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Partition of India (1947)
  • Refugees
  • India
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Refugees
  • India
Label
Home, uprooted : oral histories of India's partition, Devika Chawla
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-264) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; 1. Beginnings-in Headnotes; 2. Fieldwork/Homework; 3. A Story Travels; 4. Home Outside Home; 5. Adrift: Reluctant Nomads; 6. Hearth Crossings; 7. Remnants; 8. My Father, My Interlocutor; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn889268937
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823256471
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k2p5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889268937
Label
Home, uprooted : oral histories of India's partition, Devika Chawla
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-264) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; 1. Beginnings-in Headnotes; 2. Fieldwork/Homework; 3. A Story Travels; 4. Home Outside Home; 5. Adrift: Reluctant Nomads; 6. Hearth Crossings; 7. Remnants; 8. My Father, My Interlocutor; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn889268937
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823256471
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k2p5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889268937

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