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Emergence of a land market in Jalpaiguri, north Bengal, in the early twentieth century

Amit Mitra

Emergence of a land market in Jalpaiguri, north Bengal, in the early twentieth century

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Published by Centre for Social Studies in Surat .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Jalpaiguri (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Land use, Rural -- India -- Jalpaiguri (District)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAmit Mitra.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, 4, Occasional paper (Centre for Social Studies, Surat) ;, 4.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 89/60165 (H)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination47, xiii p.
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1835307M
      LC Control Number89910923

      The late 19th and early 20th century Bengal Renaissance had a great impact on the cultural and economic life of Bengal. Between and , an abortive attempt was made to divide the province of Bengal into two zones, that included the short-lived province of Eastern Bengal and Assam based in Dacca and Shillong. [66]. The book is structured thematically rather than chronologically, and the themes Popp offers to his readers are well chosen. Chapter 2 first places the firm and the couple in their historical context with glimpses of the economic, social, and cultural history of the early nineteenth century.


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Border-Effect and the ‘Untimely’ City in North Bengal Atig Ghosh In the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, it was the Jalpaiguri town — which is Siliguri‘s poor cousin today— that enjoyed acres of land at Dandim in Jalpaiguri for yet another Air Force station and 1, acres in Kalimpong for a military station.

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