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The Migrant"s Table

Meals and Memories in Bengali-American Households

by Krishnendu Ray

  • 356 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Customs,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Food & Drink / Cookery,
  • United States,
  • Food habits,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • India,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • United States - General,
  • Bengal,
  • Bengali Americans,
  • Food

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8859772M
    ISBN 10159213095X
    ISBN 109781592130955

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