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The Resource The epic city : the world on the streets of Calcutta, Kushanava Choudhury

The epic city : the world on the streets of Calcutta, Kushanava Choudhury

Label
The epic city : the world on the streets of Calcutta
Title
The epic city
Title remainder
the world on the streets of Calcutta
Statement of responsibility
Kushanava Choudhury
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes how, after moving to New Jersey at the age of twelve, he returned to Calcutta to work for an English language newspaper, where he encountered a chaotic, living city unchanged by time
Summary
After emigrating to the United States when he was 12, the author describes why he moved back to Calcutta to work for the city’s leading English newspaper and paints a vivid everyday picture of a city past its prime and unchanged by time
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10618727
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Choudhury, Kushanava
Dewey number
954/.147053
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choudhury, Kushanava
  • Kolkata (India)
  • Kolkata (India)
  • Kolkata (India)
  • Journalists
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Nonfiction / Biography & Memoir
  • HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia
  • TRAVEL / Asia / India
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the world on the streets of Calcutta
Label
The epic city : the world on the streets of Calcutta, Kushanava Choudhury
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain 2017"--Verso title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Midlife crisis -- Umbrella Park -- Flat hunt -- Nimtala -- Flyover -- College Street -- Victoria -- The epic city -- Crossing the canal -- After the factory -- Chitpur nights -- Sealdah -- Russian dolls -- This little corner -- The fortress of triumph
Control code
on1019840158
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9781635571561
Lccn
2017057660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019840158
Label
The epic city : the world on the streets of Calcutta, Kushanava Choudhury
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain 2017"--Verso title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Midlife crisis -- Umbrella Park -- Flat hunt -- Nimtala -- Flyover -- College Street -- Victoria -- The epic city -- Crossing the canal -- After the factory -- Chitpur nights -- Sealdah -- Russian dolls -- This little corner -- The fortress of triumph
Control code
on1019840158
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9781635571561
Lccn
2017057660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019840158

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