Encyclopaedia of North-East India, Volume 3

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Atlantic Publishers & Dist, 2007 - India, Northeastern - 424 pages
This 5-Volume, Encyclopaedic Study Of India S North-East Is The Result Of The Author S 11 Years Of Service Extended Over Three Tenures In The Region, Followed By 6 Years Of Library Research After His Retirement. Being The First Of Its Kind, Given Its Contents And Sheer Size, Over 2,500 Pages, It Is A Unique Book.Writing On The North-East Is Not An Easy Exercise, Given Its Diversity (Ethnic, Racial, Religious And Linguistic), Size, History And Geography. If India Is Microcosmic World, The North-East Is Microcosmic India. Of The 5,653 Communities In India, 653 Are Tribal Of Which The 213 Are Indigenous To The North-East. Of The 213, 111 Are Found In Arunachal Pradesh Alone. Illumined By An Equally Amazing Linguistic Diversity, It Is Home To 325 Of The 1,652 Languages Spoken In India. Yet Again, North-East S Total Population Of 3,84,95,089 (2001) Constitutes 2.69 Per Cent Of India S 1,02,70,15,247, While Its Area Of 2,55,088 Sq Km Is 7.75 Per Cent Of India S 32,87,263 Sq Km.
 

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Contents

A Profile 10171036
1017
TRIPURA 21832282
1027
Tribes in Western Arunachal 10371098
1037
NAGALAND 18972182
1057
Tribes in Central Arunachal 10991134
1099
Tribes in Eastern Arunachal 11351202
1135
Buddhist Tribes of Arunachal 12031266
1203
The McMahon Line 12671282
1267
Ripples in the Idyll 12831300
1283
Arunachal 13011324
1301
MANIPUR 13251610
1326
A Kingdom in History 13271348
1327
Queen Empress Vs Tikendrajit Prince of Manipur 13491378
1349
Insurgent Violence 13791430
1379
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