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Author Taseer, Aatish, 1980- author.

Title The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges / Aatish Taseer.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Biography  BIO TASEER    AVAILABLE
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Description 242 pages ; 24 cm
Summary "A portrait of the collision between tradition and modernity in India, as told through the lives of the Brahmins in the holy city of Benares"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Brahmans -- India -- Vrnasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social conditions.
Brahmans -- India -- Vrnasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social life and customs.
Caste -- India.
Culture conflict -- India.
Social change -- India.
Taseer, Aatish, 1980- -- Travel -- India.
Vrnasi (Uttar Pradesh, India) -- Social conditions.
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
ISBN 9780374279608 (hardcover)
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