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Chapter I

Mushirul Hasan

in Exploring the West

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780198063117
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080199 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198063117.003.0055
Chapter I

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The author discusses his birth and parentage, the death of his father, how his mother finds an asylum with his uncle, famine and the persecution of his cousins, his mischievous habits, the tank of Dháránagar where his cousins attempt to drown him, a good samaritan named Rájárám, a new cure for dysentery, and the end of his childhood.

Keywords: Dháránagar; Rájárám; dysentery; childhood; birth; parentage; famine; persecution

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