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Nine lives : in search of the sacred in modern India / William Dalrymple.

Author/creator Dalrymple, William
Format Book and Print
Edition1st U.S. ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Descriptionxvii, 275 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Subject(s)
Variant title 9 lives
Contents The nun's tale -- The dancer of Kannur -- The daughters of Yellamma -- The singer of epics -- The red fairy -- The monk's tale -- The maker of idols -- The lady twilight -- The song of the blind minstrel.
Abstract A study of the ways in which traditional forms of religious life in India have been transformed in the vortex of the region's rapid change.
General noteFirst published: London : Bloomsbury, 2009.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [263]-267) and index.
LCCN 2010006362
ISBN9780307272829 (alk. paper)
ISBN0307272826 (alk. paper)

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