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Author Deb, Siddhartha, 1970-

Title The beautiful and the damned : a portrait of the new India / Siddhartha Deb.

Publication Info. New York : Faber and Faber, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  954.053 DEB    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  954.0532 DEB    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  954.0532 DEB    AVAILABLE
Edition First American edition.
Description 253 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents The great Gatsby : a rich man in India -- Ghosts in the machine : the engineer's burden -- Red sorghum : farmers in the free market -- The factory : the permanent world of temporary workers -- The girl from F & B : women in the big city.
Summary "A personal, narrative work of journalism and cultural analysis, The beautiful and the damned examines India's many contradictions through five individual perspectives."--Publisher's description.
Subject India -- Civilization -- 21st century.
India -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
India -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
India -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
India -- Civilization.
India -- Politics and government.
India -- Economic conditions.
India -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9780865478626 alkaline paper
0865478627 alkaline paper

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