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The City in Indian History

By: Indu Banga (Ed.)

Price: $19.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200597

ISBN: 818542540X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 300 View more info

Five Punjabi Centuries: Polity, Economy, Society and Culture C.1500-1990

By: Indu Banga (Ed.)

Price: $52.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200800

ISBN: 817304175X

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Condition: New. A multi-disciplinary volume with an exceptionally wide sweep, has contributions covering polity, economy and society in the Mughal Punjab, state-formation, economy, society and literature under Sikh rule, religion and art in the hills, pahari painting; political, economic and socio-cultural developments, urban society and politics, communitarian, secular and national consciousness, agrarian and urban economy, demographic and social change, Punjabi literature and gender relations during colonial rule; and political economy, agricultural growth, Punjabi speaking state movement in... View more info

Early Nineteenth-Century Panjab

By: J. S. Grewal (Ed.) & Indu Banga (Tr.)

Price: $44.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201984

ISBN: 1138668095

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Description The Cha¯r Ba¯gh-i-Panja¯b, written by Ganesh Das Wadera immediately after the annexation of the Lahore kingdom by the British in 1849, is a classic Persian text. Its long descriptive part is the only surviving account of the social, religious, and cultural life of the peoples of the Punjab, especially during the late-eighteenth and the early-nineteenth century. Ganesh Das writes about traditional learning, literature, folklore, urban centres, and women with a rare catholicity as an Indian, an orthodox Hindu, a Punjabi, and a Khatri. Himself a hereditary qanungo of Gujrat in the ... View more info