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The pity of partition : Manto's life, times, and work across the India-Pakistan divide / Ayesha Jalal.

Author/creator Jalal, Ayesha
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoPrinceton : Princeton University Press,
Descriptionxv, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Series Lawrence Stone lectures
Contents Prelude: Manto and Partition -- I. Stories -- "Knives, Daggers, and Bullets Cannot Destroy Religion" -- Amritsar Dreams of Revolution -- Bombay : Challenges and Opportunities -- II. Memories -- Remembering Partition -- From Cinema City to Conquering Air Waves -- Living and Walking Bombay -- III. Histories -- Partition : Neither End nor Beginning -- On the Postcolonial Moment -- Pakistan and Uncle Sam's Cold War -- Epilogue: "A Nail's Debt" : Manto Lives On...
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 245-247) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2012024142
ISBN9780691153629 (hardcover : acid-free paper)

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