Kolkata - Post Report Question and Answers
Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?
No. - Aug 2021
Jeffery Morehouse's book about the city - Sep 2015
- Dec 2010
The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh, others but I can't remember. There is a lot of Indian fiction and nonfiction out there. You can buy tons of books in India as well. There is a thriving book business and they are cheaper than in the US. - Jun 2009
City of Joy (Dominique LaPierre) and Calcutta (Geoffrey Moorhouse). Also, any books on Indian history will dwell on Calcutta given its stature in India's historical annals. - May 2008
Glass Palace (Amitav Ghosh), Unaccustomed Earth (Jhumpa Lahiri), Chowringee (Sankar), Weekenders: Essays on Calcutta (anthology) and anything by Tagore/ - May 2008