17 June 2010

CLASSIC MONOGRAPH REISSUED WITH NEW FOREWORD


VASUDHA DALMIA's
masterpiece, THE NATIONALIZATION OF HINDU TRADITIONS: BHARATENDU HARISCHANDRA AND NINETEENTH-CENTURY BANARAS, was unavailable for a very long time.

It has now been reissued as a paperback, with a new Foreword by Francesca Orsini outlining why this is such a politically important and invaluable work of scholarship for anyone wishing to understand the Hindi universe of colonial and contemporary North India.

Paperback / 530pp / Rs 495 / ISBN 81-7824-304-0 / September 2010

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