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Author Schendel, Willem van.
Title The Bengal borderland : beyond state and nation in South Asia / Willem van Schendel.
Imprint London : Anthem, 2005.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  DS485.B493 S375 2005    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  DS485.B493 S375 2005    AVAILABLE  
Author Schendel, Willem van.
Series Anthem South Asian studies
Anthem South Asian studies.
Subject Borderlands -- India -- Bengal.
Borderlands -- India -- West Bengal.
Borderlands -- Bangladesh.
West Bengal (India) -- History.
Bangladesh -- History.
India, Northeastern -- History.
Description viii, 429 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [400]-418) and index.
Contents Studying borderlands -- Partition studies -- Radcliffe's fateful line -- A patchwork border -- Securing the territory -- Defiance and accommodation -- The flow of goods -- Narratives of border crossing -- Migrants, fences and deportation -- Rebels and bandits -- 'Rifle Raj' and the killer border -- Nation and borderland -- Conclusion: Beyond state and nation.
ISBN 1843311445
9781843311447
1843311453 (pbk.)
9781843311454 (pbk.)
OCLC # 60327159


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