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Author Narayan, Shoba, author.

Title The milk lady of Bangalore : an unexpected adventure / Shoba Narayan.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  954.053 NARAYAN    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  390.0954 NARAYAN, SHOBA    Check Shelf
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  954.05 NAR    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Barney Branch - Adult Department  390.095 NAR    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  954.05 NARAYAN    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  390.0954 NAR    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  954.053 NAR    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  954.053 NARAYAN    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  915.4 NA    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 252 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-252).
Contents The cows--and humans--come home -- Bangalore -- Milking the milk story for my neighbors -- Farm to table, udder to butter -- The myths around milk -- Are you happy? -- Embracing humility, humanity ... and guilt -- If you don't like the milk, change your cow -- Land of a million cows -- The scatological remnants of a cow -- Cow manure for the garden -- My milk woman has a proposition -- A cow as a birthday gift? -- Cause ad collateral -- To market, to market, to buy a fat cow -- The cattle fair -- Buying a cow -- A calf -- The cow hotel -- Finding a bride -- Three weddings and a passing.
Summary "In this true story about two women and the animal they share, readers are treated to an insider's view of India, as well as a window into our universal connection to food and its sources"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Community life -- India -- Bangalore.
Cows -- Social aspects -- India.
Milk -- Social aspects -- India.
India -- Social life and customs.
NATURE -- Animals -- Mammals.
Community life. (OCoLC)fst00871028
Cows -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00882055
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Milk -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01021650
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
India -- Bangalore. (OCoLC)fst01206805
Other Form: Online version: Narayan, Shoba. Milk lady of Bangalore. First edition. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2017 9781616207618
ISBN 9781616206154 (hardcover)
1616206152 (hardcover)
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