From Pluralism to Separatism: Qasbas in Colonial Awadh
In this engaging and thoroughly researched volume, Mushirul Hasan draws on the family history of the Kidwais of Bara Banki district of the United Provinces to provide a colorful account of the qasbati life in colonial Awadh, highlighting the pluralism and multiculturalism that characterized it.
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The Local and the National
A Family Saga
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