Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library



Book

Calcutta : two years in the city / Amit Chaudhuri.

  • ISBN: 9780307270245 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0307270246 (hbk.)
  • Description: 306 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf,

Available 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 New Books 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

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.