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From the ashes of 1947 : reimagining Punjab / Pippa Virdee.

By: Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Publication details: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2018.Description: pages cmISBN:
  • 9781108428118 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISSN:
  • 9781108428118
Other title:
  • Reimagining Punjab
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 954.504 23 VIR
Contents:
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.
Summary: "Examines the existing accounts of partition and its aftermath, specifically on the Punjab region, with the use of localized case studies and personal accounts, and brings about a new understanding of the differential impact of partition on the region"--
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General Books General Books CUTN Central Library History & Geography Non-fiction 954.504 VIR (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 37730

Originally published: 2017.

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.

"Examines the existing accounts of partition and its aftermath, specifically on the Punjab region, with the use of localized case studies and personal accounts, and brings about a new understanding of the differential impact of partition on the region"--

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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