Family History by Janaki Agnes Penelope Majumdar

Family History

byJanaki Agnes Penelope MajumdarEditorAntoinette Burton

Hardcover | November 21, 2003

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Typed from a manuscript in the possession of Amar Singh, this simple yet insightful book describes the family fortunes of at least two upper-class Bengali families during the last half of the nineteenth and the first few decades of the twentieth century. It traces the lives of threegenerations of women from the time they were children through to adulthood, and the choices they made or that were made for them by the male members of their families.

About The Author

Antoinette Burton is at University of Illinois.

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Title:Family HistoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:180 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.51 inPublished:November 21, 2003Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195663608

ISBN - 13:9780195663600

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