A History of BangladeshBook - 2009
"Bangladesh did not exist as an independent state until 1971. Willem van Schendel's history navigates the extraordinary twists and turns that created modern Bangladesh through ecological disaster, colonialism, partition and a war of independence. This is an eloquent introduction to a fascinating country and its resilient and inventive people." -- Publisher's statement from back cover.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
Branch Call Number: DS394.5 .S34 2009
Characteristics: xxvi, 347 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm