Leaving India

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Westland, 2009 - Social Science - 448 pages
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As the daughter of immigrants and the granddaughter of weavers, Minal Hajratwala grew up accustomed to crossing lines. In this groundbreaking work, she weaves together history, memoir and reportage to explore questions facing not only her own family but that of every migrant.
 

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LEAVING INDIA: My Family's Journey From Five Villages to Five Continents

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San Francisco-born Indian journalist Hajratwala offers a spirited journey through the extended Indian diaspora over the last century.The author's family hails from the same western region of India ... Read full review

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