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Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America

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Winner of the Theodore Saloutos Memorial Book Award Winner of the Association for Asian American Studies Book Award for History A Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year A Saveur ?Essential Food Books That Define New York City? Selection In the final years of the nineteenth century, small groups of Muslim peddlers arrived at Ellis Island every summer, bags heavy with embroidered silks from their home villages in Bengal. The American demand for ?Oriental goods? took these migrants on a curious path, from New Jersey's ...

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0674503856

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9780674503854

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Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America
2015, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674503854

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Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America
2013, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass

ISBN-13: 9780674066663

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