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The vagrant peasant agrarian distress and desertion in Bengal, 1770-1830 by Aditee Nag Chowdhury-Zilly

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Published by F. Steiner in Wiesbaden .
Written in English



  • Bengal (India),
  • India,
  • Bengal


  • Agricultural laborers -- India -- Bengal -- History,
  • Land tenure -- India -- Bengal -- History,
  • Famines -- India -- Bengal -- History,
  • Peasantry -- India -- Bengal -- History,
  • Bengal (India) -- Rural conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementvon Aditee Nag Chowdhury-Zilly.
SeriesBeiträge zur Südasienforschung ;, Bd. 71
LC ClassificationsHD1537.I4 N327 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2328183M
ISBN 103515038558
LC Control Number86214350

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