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Bombay Balchao

Bombay Balchao

  • Author: Jane Borges
  • Publisher: Tranquebar
  • ISBN: 9789388754750
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Bombay was the city everyone came to in the early decades of the nineteenth century: among them, the Goans and the Mangaloreans. Looking for safe harbour, livelihood, and a new place to call home. Communities congregated around churches and markets, sharing lord and land with the native East Indians. The young among them were nudged on to the path of marriage, procreation and godliness, though noble intentions were often ambushed by errant love and plain and simple lust.


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