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Making of India’s Heritage City

Author(s): Rana Singh

Book Description

Narrating the making of the Hindus’ most sacred and heritage city of India (Banaras) this book will serve as lead reference and insightful reading for understanding the cultural complexities, archetypal connotations, ritualscapes and vivid heritagescapes that maintain India’s pride of history and culture.


ISBN-13: 978-1-4438-1321-1
ISBN-10: 1-4438-1321-4
Date of Publication: 01/10/2009
Pages / Size: 435 / A4 portrait
Price: £64.99


Rana P.B. Singh is Professor of Cultural Geography & Heritage Studies, at Banaras Hindu University (India), and published extensively on cultural landscapes and heritage planning in India, which include 180 research papers, 36 anthologies and books, like Cultural Landscapes and the Lifeworld (2004), Geographical Thoughts in India (2009), Banaras, Making of India’s Heritage City (2009).