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Bangalore The Story of a City

by Maya Jayapal
Edition statement:1st ed. Published by : EastWest Books Physical details: 271 ISBN:8186852093. Year: 1997
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The Story of a City narrates in easy manner Bangalores history and provides a vivid description of the influences that have shaped the city of today. The book traces the citys growth from a small mud fort built by Kempe Gowda and discusses some of the diverse elements that have helped to make it the cosmopolitan city that it now is. It looks at the citys people and landmarks, it examines Bangalores past and takes a peep into its future, it recaptures the citys lifestyles and its origins, it explores the charm that Bangalore possesses for the new migrant and discusses what is being done, not done and could be done to preserve that charm.

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