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Published: 27 October 2016

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780199468102

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Memoirs of Roads

Calcutta from Colonial Urbanization to Global Modernization

Sumanta Banerjee

  • An important contribution in the field of urban geography and sociology.
  • A significant contribution to the social history of 19th century Kolkata
  • Popular anecdotes about the evolution of the wide-spread world-known Bengali sweetmeat called `rasogolla.'
  • Historical records (quoted in the book) about English rulers establishing slums in Calcutta