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The Resource A memoir of pre-partition Punjab : Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948, [Ruchi Ram Sahni] ; edited by Neera Burra

A memoir of pre-partition Punjab : Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948, [Ruchi Ram Sahni] ; edited by Neera Burra

Label
A memoir of pre-partition Punjab : Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948
Title
A memoir of pre-partition Punjab
Title remainder
Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948
Statement of responsibility
[Ruchi Ram Sahni] ; edited by Neera Burra
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Memoirs of a Life in Punjab is the autobiography of Ruchi Ram Sahni which offers a rich tapestry of life in colonial Punjab with a graphic description of the life of a Hindu business community in Dera Ismail Khan, part of Waziristan in the mid-19th century. It provides a detailed account of the social, political, and intellectual transformation that was taking place in Punjab in the mid-19th century and of which Ruchi Ram Sahni was an integral part. Belonging to the first generation of Punjabis educated in English, he recounts the challenges he faced in his confrontation of orthodox Hinduism
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ERASA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1863-1948
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sahni, Ruchi Ram
Dewey number
950
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Q143.S18
  • DS31-35.2
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Burra, Neera
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sahni, Ruchi Ram
  • Scientists
  • Science news
  • Punjab (India)
Label
A memoir of pre-partition Punjab : Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948, [Ruchi Ram Sahni] ; edited by Neera Burra
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223123465255
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
lxvii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780199474004
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)966908405
Label
A memoir of pre-partition Punjab : Ruchi Ram Sahni, 1863-1948, [Ruchi Ram Sahni] ; edited by Neera Burra
Publication
Bar code
31223123465255
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
lxvii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780199474004
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)966908405

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