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6 edition of Love in South Asia found in the catalog.

Love in South Asia

a cultural history

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia,
  • South Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Love -- South Asia.,
    • Love in literature.,
    • South Asia -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Francesca Orsini.
      SeriesUniversity of Cambridge oriental publications ;, 62, University of Cambridge oriental publications ;, no. 62.
      ContributionsOrsini, Francesca.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS339 .L68 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3406703M
      ISBN 100521856787
      ISBN 109780521856782
      LC Control Number2005022416

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        It was a bestseller in South Korea and won the Man Asian literary prize. 2. The Guest by Hwang Sok-Yong (), translated by Kyung-Ja Chun and Maya West. The year-old's metaphorical series "Is This What Love Is," also considers the meaning of trust and commitment. Lau said that, in Malaysia, it is challenging being young and in love.

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