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The Resource Incendiary circumstances : a chronicle of the turmoil of our times, Amitav Ghosh

Incendiary circumstances : a chronicle of the turmoil of our times, Amitav Ghosh

Label
Incendiary circumstances : a chronicle of the turmoil of our times
Title
Incendiary circumstances
Title remainder
a chronicle of the turmoil of our times
Statement of responsibility
Amitav Ghosh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9499.3.G536
LC item number
Z466 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Incendiary circumstances : a chronicle of the turmoil of our times, Amitav Ghosh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303)
Contents
The town by the sea -- Imperial temptations -- September 11th -- The greatest sorrow : times of joy recalled in wretchedness -- "The ghat of the only world" : Agha Shahid Ali in brooklyn -- Countdown -- The march of the novel through history : the testimony of my grandfather's bookcase -- The fundamentalist challenge -- Petrofiction : the oil encounter and the novel -- Dancing in Cambodia -- At large in Burma -- The ghosts of Mrs. Ghandi -- An Egyptian in Baghdad -- The human comedy in Cairo -- Tibetan dinner -- Four corners -- The Imam and the Indian
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 305 p.
Isbn
9780618378067
Lccn
2005012175
Other control number
9780618378067
System control number
  • ocm60321504
  • (OCoLC)60321504
  • 674042
Label
Incendiary circumstances : a chronicle of the turmoil of our times, Amitav Ghosh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303)
Contents
The town by the sea -- Imperial temptations -- September 11th -- The greatest sorrow : times of joy recalled in wretchedness -- "The ghat of the only world" : Agha Shahid Ali in brooklyn -- Countdown -- The march of the novel through history : the testimony of my grandfather's bookcase -- The fundamentalist challenge -- Petrofiction : the oil encounter and the novel -- Dancing in Cambodia -- At large in Burma -- The ghosts of Mrs. Ghandi -- An Egyptian in Baghdad -- The human comedy in Cairo -- Tibetan dinner -- Four corners -- The Imam and the Indian
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 305 p.
Isbn
9780618378067
Lccn
2005012175
Other control number
9780618378067
System control number
  • ocm60321504
  • (OCoLC)60321504
  • 674042

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