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Author Lal, Brij V.

Title Chalo Jahaji : on a journey through indenture in Fiji / Brij V. Lal.

Imprint Acton, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2012.


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Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Girmit Connections / Brinsley Samaroo -- Beginnings and Endings -- Of Journeys and Transformations / Doug Munro -- Return to Bahraich -- The Odyssey of Indenture -- A Journey Begins -- Origins of the Girmitiyas -- A Time to Move -- Bound for the Colonies in 1905 -- The Voyage of the Leonidas -- The Wreck of the Syria 1884 -- Murmurs of Dissent -- Kunti's Cry -- Veil of Dishonour -- Hinduism Under Indenture -- The Story of the Haunted Line -- 'A Want of Care' / Glen Fowler -- Death on Fiji Plantations / Nicole Duncan -- Accidental Deaths / Anthony Cole -- Naraini's Story / Jane Harvey -- The Labasa Strike, 1907 / Matthew Ryan --Mr Tulsi's Store -- Ben's Funeral -- Sunrise on the Ganga.
Preliminary; Table of Contents; Girmit Connections -- Brinsley Samaroo; Preface -- Beginnings and Endings; 1. Of Journeys and Transformations: Brij V. Lal and the Study of Girmit -- Doug Munro; 2. Return to Bahraich; 3. The Odyssey of Indenture; 4. A Journey Begins; 5. Origins of the Girmitiyas; 6. A Time to Move; 7. Bound for the Colonies in 1905; 8. The Voyage of the Leonidas; 9. The Wreck of the Syria, 1884; 10. Murmurs of Dissent; 11. Kunti's Cry; 12. Veil of Dishonour; 13. Hinduism Under Indenture; 14. The Story of the Haunted Line.
15. 'A Want of Care': Death and Disease on Fiji Plantations, 1800-1900 -- Glenn Fowler16. Death On Fiji Plantations, 1900-1909 -- Nicole Duncan; 17. Accidental Deaths on Fiji Plantations, 1879-1916 -- Anthony Cole; 18. Naraini's Story -- Jane Harvey; 19. The Labasa Strike, 1907 -- Matthew Ryan; 20. Mr Tulsi's Store; 21. Ben's Funeral; 22. Sunrise on the Ganga; Map of India; Map of Fiji; Appendix; Tables and Figures; Sources; Books authored or edited by Brij V. Lal; Index.
Language English.
Subject Lal, Brij V.
Lal, Brij V. (OCoLC)fst00173029
Indentured servants -- Fiji -- Biography.
Fiji -- History.
HISTORY -- Oceania.
Indentured servants. (OCoLC)fst00968872
Fiji. (OCoLC)fst01208479
Business & Economics.
Labor & Workers' Economics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781922144614 (electronic bk.)
1922144614 (electronic bk.)

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