The Book of Dhaka

The Book of Dhaka : A City in Short Fiction

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Dhaka is the world's tenth largest city with a population of more than 18 million people. We will bring ten unique short stories from this overwhelming, vibrant, capital city to English-reading audiences in the next installation of our popular "Reading the City" series. Dhaka is the capital city of Bangladesh, which emerged as a nation state in 1971 after a violent struggle for independence from West Pakistan. Bangladesh and Dhaka have a very complex political and social history and an incredibly rich and varied cultural inheritance. Comma are very excited to bring a host of short stories in translation to a new audience.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 12.7mm | 204.12g
  • Mytholmroyd, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 190558380X
  • 9781905583805
  • 1,047,209

About Anwara Syed Haq

Authors in The Book of Dhaka include: Akhteruzzaman Elias, Anwara Syed Haq, Bipradash Barua, Moinul Ahsan Saber, Parvez Hossain, Rashida Sultana, Salma Bani, Shaheen Akhtar, Syed Manzoorul Islam, Wasi Ahmed
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