Author:Ranjan Chakrabarti

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Situating Environmental History

By: Ranjan Chakrabarti

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036355

ISBN: 8173046832

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 396. View more info

Dictionary of Historical Places: Bengal, 1757-1947

By: Ranjan Chakrabarti

Price: $53.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2013

Seller ID: 701617

ISBN: 9789380607412

Condition: New


Few would recall that Digha, a popular beach resort in West Bengal, was once a small fishing village called Birkul or Beerkul, home to the Malangis who were the traditional producers of salt. Birkul also finds mention in British settlement records. Similarly, Jadavpur (now well known for Jadavpur University), located on the southern fringe of Kolkata, was once a small village called Ibrahimpur. Though Ibrahimpur is forgotten, there still exists a road in the area that bears this name. Dictionary of Historical Places: Bengal, 1757-1947 is the first of its kind to deal with hundreds of such ... View more info

A History of the Modern World: An Outline

By: Ranjan Chakrabarti

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2012

Seller ID: 701624

ISBN: 9789380607504

Condition: New


A History of the Modern World: An Outline is an introductory text that provides a well-rounded historical account of the processes of the modern world, ranging from the French Revolution and Napoleon to the Cold War. The work assesses major moments and transitions in European and world history. One of the primary objectives of this book is to understand how revolutions, wars, dictatorships and empires have led to long-term experiments with nationalism, democracy, liberalism, human rights, socialism, sustainable development, and global peace. Printed Pages: 416. View more info