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Behind the beautiful forevers [electronic resource] : [life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity] / Katherine Boo.

Boo, Katherine. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780679643951 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0679643958 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (256 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: between roses -- Undercitizens. Annawadi -- Asha -- Sunil -- Manju -- The business of burning. Ghost house -- A hole she called a window -- A come-apart -- The master -- A little wildness. Marquee effect -- Parrots, caught and sold -- Proper sleep -- Up and out. Nine nights of dance -- Something shining á -- The trial -- Ice -- Black and white -- A school, a hospital, a cricket field.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Urban poor > India > Bombay.
Bombay (India) > Economic conditions > 21st century.
Genre: Electronic books.

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