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Calcutta : two years in the city / Amit Chaudhuri.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780307270245
  • ISBN: 0307270246
  • Description: 306 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/CHAUDHURI (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction PR 9499.3 C4678 Z46 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction PR 9499.3 .C4678 Z46 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Biography B/ CHAUDHURI,A./C (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Contents Note: A purchase -- Chandan hotel -- Names -- The new old guard -- Universal suffrage -- High tea -- Italians abroad -- Study leave -- A visit.
Summary: An account of the author's two years in Calcutta depicts the city's vibrant architecture, diverse classes, and evolving politics while exploring its self-renewing culture and resilience against globalization.
Subject: Chaudhuri, Amit, 1962- > Homes and haunts > India > Kolkata.
Kolkata (India) > Description and travel.


Chaudhuri, Amit. "Calcutta : two years in the city." New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

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