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Contents Preface ix Prelude: Manto and Partition 1 I Stories 17 1 “Knives, Daggers, and Bullets Cannot Destroy Religion” 19 2 Amritsar Dreams of Revolution 29 3 Bombay: Challenges and Opportunities 55 II Memories 83 1 Remembering Partition 85 2 From Cinema City to Conquering Air Waves 91 3 Living and Walking Bombay 111 III Histories 139 1 Partition: Neither End nor Beginning 141 2 On the Postcolonial Moment 151 3 Pakistan and Uncle Sam’s Cold War 187 Epilogue: “A Nail’s Debt”: Manto Lives On . . . 211 Notes 229 Select Bibliography 245 Index 249 ...

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ISBN
9781400846689
Related ISBN
9780691153629
MARC Record
OCLC
828736045
Pages
288
Launched on MUSE
2016-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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