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Author Sakuntala Narasimhan, 1940-

Title Sati : widow burning in India / Sakuntala Narasimhan
Edition First anchor books edition
Published New York : Anchor Books, [1990]
©1990

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 W'PONDS  305.420945 Sak/Swb  AVAILABLE
Description 202 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Heaven in the hereafter -- But hell on earth -- Crime and punishment -- Lamb to the slaughter -- The beauteous and the brave -- Rain and 'Reign of unreason.'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Sati.
Sati -- India.
Widows -- India.
Widow suicide -- India.
Hinduism -- Social aspects -- India.
Women -- Social conditions.
India -- Social conditions.
India -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 92010840
ISBN 0385423179
9780385423175