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  • Copyright: 2008-06-01
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Calcutta (renamed Kolkata in 2001) is a city of extremes, where exquisite refinement rubs shoulders with coarse commercialism and political violence. Krishna Dutta explores these multiple paradoxes, giving personal insight into Calcutta's unique history and modern identity as reflected in its architecture, literature, cinema, and music.

Table of Contents

Kolikata, Calcutta, Kolkatap. 1
Company Calcuttap. 9
City of the Babusp. 33
City of the Sahibsp. 58
City of Reformersp. 84
Imperial Cityp. 113
The Struggle for Independencep. 140
City of Strifep. 169
City of Learningp. 195
Artistic Calcuttap. 215
Further Readingp. 241
Appendixp. 245
Indexp. 247
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