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Author Bahadur, Gaiutra, 1975- author.

Title Coolie woman : the odyssey of indenture / Gaiutra Bahadur.

Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2014]
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Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  306.362 BAH    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Adult Department  331.4 BAHADUR    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  331.41 B14    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  306.362 BAHADUR    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  331.4117 BA    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 274 pages ; illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Note "Published by arrangement with C. Hurst & Co. (Publishers) London"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-263) and index.
Contents The magician's box -- Ancestral memory -- The women's quarters -- Into dark waters -- Her middle passage -- A new world -- Beautiful woman without a nose -- Gone but not forgotten -- The dream of return -- Every ancestor -- Surviving history.
Subject Indentured servants -- Guyana -- History -- 20th century.
Women slaves -- Guyana -- History -- 20th century.
Women, East Indian -- Guyana -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Slave labor -- Guyana -- History -- 20th century.
Women foreign workers -- Guyana -- History -- 20th century.
Women foreign workers -- Guyana -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Brahmans -- Guyana -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Other Editions: Also issued as: Bahadur, Gaiutra, 1975- Coolie woman. London : Hurst, 2013 9781849042772 (OCoLC)825559735
ISBN 9780226034423 cloth alkaline paper
0226034429 cloth alkaline paper
9780226043388 (e-book)
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