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Crossing the Bay of Bengal

The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants

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$21.50 • £17.95 • €19.50

ISBN 9780674287242

Publication Date: 10/05/2015

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368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

22 halftones, 3 maps

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