Bangladesh: an overview

A woman painting alpana, a traditional decoration for a wedding ceremony (from Portrait of Bangladesh, cited below.)

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Ahmed, Noazesh.
     Portrait of Bangladesh / photographs and layout, Noazesh Ahmed ; introd.,
   Zillur Rahman Siddiqui ; text, A.Z.M. Obaidullah Khan, Noazesh Ahmed.
   Dhaka, Bangladesh : Elite Print. and Packages, [1983].
       UCB   Main      DS393.5 .A381 1983

Banerjee, Subrata, 1919-
      Bangladesh / Subrata Banerjee.  New Delhi : National Book Trust, India,
      Series title:  World of today.
        UCB   Main      DS394.5 .B35 1981

Bangladesh, a country study / Federal Research Division, Library of Congress
   ; edited by James Heitzman and Robert L. Worden.  2nd ed.  Washington, D.C.
   : The Division : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1989.
     Series title:  DA pam ; 550-175.
     Series title:  Area handbook series.
       UCB   Bus&Econ  DS393.4 .B372 1990
       UCB   GovSocSci DS393.4 .B372 1990
       UCB   Law Lib   ASIA KF5275 .A74 1989
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS393.4 .B372 1990 REF

Baxter, Craig.
     Historical dictionary of Bangladesh / by Craig Baxter and Syedur Rahman.
	Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1989.
     Series title:  Asian historical dictionaries ; no. 2.
       UCB   Moffitt   DS394.5 .B39 1989
       UCB   Ref/Bib   DS394.5 .B39 1989
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS394.5 .B39 1989 REF

Kayastha, Ved P.
     The crisis on the Indian subcontinent and the birth of Bangladesh: a
   selected reading list. Compiled and edited by Ved P. Kayastha.  Rev. and
   enl. ed.  [Ithaca, N.Y.] South Asia Program, Cornell University, 1972.
     Series title:  South Asia occasional papers and theses ; 1.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS485.B492 A12 K3 1972 REF

Khan, Mohammad Abdul Aziz, 1946-
      Devindex Bangladesh, documents on and about Bangladesh published abroad /
    compiled and abstracted by M.A. Aziz Khan ; and edited by M. Akhteruzzaman.
    Dacca, Bangladesh : Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies Library,
      Series title:  BIDS library documentation series ; 14/1.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia DS393.4.A12 K48 1982 REF

Mahmuda Islam.
      Bibliography on Bangladesh women, with annotation / Mahmuda Islam.  Dacca
    : Women for Women Research and Study Group, [1979].
        UCB   S-S/EAsia HQ1745.6.A12 M33 REF

Rajjaka, Moh Abadura, 1929-
      Bangladesh : a select general bibliography / M.A. Razzaque.  [Rajshahi] :
    Razzaque, [1987].
        UCB   S-S/EAsia DS393.4.A12 R341 1987 REF
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An Anthology of modern literature from Bangladesh / edited with an
   introduction and notes by Abedin Quader.  Dhaka : Swaptapadi Publications,
       NRLF            B 3 582 559 

Arts of Bengal : the heritage of Bangladesh and eastern India : an
   exhibition / organized by the Whitechapel Art Gallery, in collaboration with
   the Victoria and Albert Museum ; [edited by Robert Skelton and...  [London]
   : Whitechapel Art Gallery, [1979].
       UCB   Main      N7310.8.B25 A781 1979

Bamladesera phokalora-racanapanji / sampadaka Samasujjamana Khana, Momena
    Candhuri = Bibliography on folklore of Bangladesh / editors, Shamsuzzaman
    Khan, Momen Chowdhury.  1st ed.  Dhaka : Bamla Ekademi, 1987.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia GR304.5.A12 B3 1987 REF

Baruya, Sitamsu Bikasa.
      Buddhism in Bangladesh / Sitangshu Bikash Barua.  [Chittagong, Bangladesh
    : s.n.,], 1990.
        UCB   Main      BQ569.B32 B3 1990

A Grand group art exhibition of reputed Bangladesh & foreign artists, 1993 /
   organised by Saju Art Gallery.  Dhaka : The Gallery, [1993?].
       UCB   Main      N7310.8.B25 G7 1993

Siddiqui, Ashraf.
       Folkloric Bangladesh : [a collection of essays on folk literature of
     Bangladesh] / by Ashraf Siddiqui.  1st ed.  Dacca : Bangla Academy, 1976.
         UCB   Main      GR304.5 .S53
Siddiqui, Zillur Rahman.
      Literature of Bangladesh and other essays / Zillur Rahman Siddiqui.
    Dhaka, Bangladesh : Bangladesh Books International, 1982.
        UCB   Main      PK1717.B3 S5 1982

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English Association of Bangladesh. Convention (1st : 1982 : Jahangirnagar
      The state of English in Bangladesh to-day : a collection of
    seminar-papers and proceedings / editor, Nurul Islam, associate editor,
    Shafi Ahmed.  [Jahangirnagar] : English Association of Bangladesh, 1986.
        UCB   Main      PE1068.B3 E54 1982
Essays on Ekushey, the language movement, 1952 / editor, Syed Manzoorul
    Islam.  1st ed.  Dhaka, Bangladesh : Bangla Academy, 1994.
        UCB   Main      P119.32.B3 E84 1994

Manirujjamana, Mohammada.
      Studies in the Bangla language / Maniruzzaman.  Adiabad : Adiabad Sahitya
    Bhaban & Bhasha Tattva Kendra, 1991.
        NRLF            B 3 884 292

Morshed, Abul Kalam Manzur.
      A study of standard Bengali and the Noakhali dialect / Abul Kalam Manzur
    Morshed.  1st ed.  Dhaka : Bangla Academy, 1985.
        UCB   Main      PK1695 .M671 1985

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Bangladesh in maps / general editors, M. Aminul Islam, M. Maniruzzaman Miah
    ; contributing editors, Nazrul Islam, M. Fazlul Huq, M.A. Taher ; research
    assistant, Mosharraf Hossain ; cartographers, Quazi Nurul Islam,...  Dacca,
    Bangladesh : University of Dacca, [1981?].
      Scale differ.
        UCB   Map Room  f G2275 .B25 1981

Bangladesh. Parisamkhyana Byuro.
     Small area atlas of Bangladesh, mayzas and mahallahs of ... District.
   Dhaka, Bangladesh : Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Statistics Division,
   Ministry of Planning, Govt. of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, 1986-
     Scales differ.
       UCB   Map Room  G2276.F7 B3 1986 v.1-8, 10, 31, 51, 54, 56

Huke, Robert E.
      Map series of Bangladesh / R.E. Huke and E.H. Huke.  [Dacca, Bangladesh]
    : Bangladesh Rice Research Institute ; [Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines] :
    International Rice Research Institute, 1983.
      Scale 1:750,000 ;.
        UCB   Map Room  G7646.J61 1983 .H8

Jeodeseka (Firm)
      Bangladesh (political).  Dhaka : Jeodeseka, [1992].
      Scale 1:1,000,000.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia G7646.F7 1992 .J4 REF
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Ahmed, A. F. Salahuddin, 1924-
      Bengali nationalism and the emergence of Bangladesh : an introductory
    outline / A.F. Salahuddin Ahmed.  Dhaka, Bangladesh : International Centre
    for Bengal Studies : Distributor, University Press, 1994.
        UCB   Main      DS394.5 .A37 1994

Akhter, Nilufar.
     Rural development of Bangladesh : a select bibliography / compiled by
   Nilufar Akhter and Shafiq-ur-Ramhan Khan ; assisted by Nur Mohammad and
   Syeda Fatema Faizun-Nessa.  Dacca, Bangladesh : Bangladesh Institute of
   Development Studies, 1981.
     Series title:  BIDS Library bibliography series ; 20].
       UCB   S-S/EAsia f HN690.6.Z9A12 A6 1981 REF

Brown, W. Norman (William Norman), 1892-1975.
      The United States and India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, by W. Norman Brown.
    [3d ed.].  Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1972.
      Series title:  American foreign policy library.
        UCB   Main      DS480.84 .B73 1972
        UCB   Main      DS480.84 .B731 1972
        UCB   Moffitt   DS480.84 .B73 1972 *c4 copies
        UCB   S-S/EAsia DS480.84 .B731 1972

Goodland, Robert J. A., 1939-
      The ecology of Bangladesh : a bibliography of environmental resources /
    R. Goodland, M. Ismail, F. Strum.  Monticello, Ill. : Council of Planning
    Librarians, 1978.
      Series title:  Council of Planning Librarians Exchange bibliography -
    Council of Planning Librarians ; 1452.
        UCB   EnvDesign NA9005

History of Bangladesh, 1704-1971 / edited by Sirajul Islam ; editorial
   assistant, Harun-or-Rashid.  Dhaka, Bangladesh : Asiatic Society of
   Bangladesh : Distributing agent, Academic Publishers, 1992.
       UCB   Main      DS394.5 .H59 1992 v.1-3 (1992)

Holcombe, Susan.
     Managing to empower : the Grameen Bank's experience of poverty alleviation
   / Susan Higinbotham Holcombe ; with a foreword by James Gustave Speth.
   [Atlantic Highlands], NJ : Zed Books, 1995.
       UCB   Main      HC440.5.Z9 P634 1995

The Invisible resource : women and work in rural Bangladesh / Ben J.
    Wallace ... [et al.].  Boulder : Westview Press, 1987.
      Series title:  Women in cross-cultural perspective.
        UCB   Anthropol HQ1745.6 .I591 1987

Jahan, Roushan.
      Hidden danger : women and family violence in Bangladesh / by Roushan
    Jahan.  Dhaka : Women for Women, 1994.
        UCB   Main      HV6250.4.W65 J35 1994

Pakistan and Bangladesh : bibliographic essays in social science / edited
    by W. Eric Gustafson.  Islamabad : University of Islamabad Press, 1976.
        UCB   Main      DS376.9.A12 .P3
        UCB   S-S/EAsia DS376.9.A12 P34 REF

Rahman, Mizanur.
       Emergence of a new nation in a multi-polar world : Bangladesh / by
     Mizanur Rahman.  Washington : University Press of America, c1978.
       Series title:  International studies series of the Center for
     International Studies, North Carolina Central University.
         UCB   Main      DS395.5 .R34 1978

Sisson, Richard, 1936-
     War and secession : Pakistan, India, and the creation of Bangladesh /
   Richard Sisson and Leo E. Rose.  Berkeley : University of California Press,
       UCB   Main      DS395.5 .S59 1990
       UCB   Moffitt   DS395.5 .S59 1990

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Bamladesi chabi : vol. 4.  [Bengali Motion Picture Music] [Dhaka] : H.R.C., [1982?]. 
     1 sound cassette : analog.
       NRLF            JS 56 482

Bangladesh : les Garo de la foret de Madhupur.  Paris : Ocora Radio France :
   Distribution Harmonia Mundi p1994.
     1 sound disc (56 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
       UCB   Music     MUSI CD9329

Music from Bangla Desh.  London, England : Argo, p1971.
      1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo. ; 12 in.
      Series title:  The living tradition.
        UCB   Music     MUSI L7562
Musical atlas.  [Italy] : EMI Odeon, p1972.
      1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm., stereo. ; 12 in.
      Series title:  Unesco collection.
        UCB   Music     MUSI L7301
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See also the UCB Media Resource Center's South Asia Videography
Bangladesh nationhood--symbols and shadows / South Asian Area Center,
   University of Wisconsin--Madison.  Madison, WI : Film Distribution Office,
   Center for South Asian Studies, [1990?].
	A documentary on the struggle of the new nation of Bangladesh to
	define itself. Reveals, through a series of interviews with
	peasants, students, businessmen, and religious and political
	leaders, those conflicts within Bangladesh society that both
	defined and limited Sheikh Mujib's years in power.
     1 videocassette (49 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
     UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3775

The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. South Asia IV, Pakistan,
   Bangladesh / producer, ICHIKAWA Katsumori (JVC).  Tokyo : JVC, Victor
   Company of Japan [production company], 1988 ; Cambridge, MA : Rounder
   Records [distributor], [1990].
	Presents on film examples of music and dance from South Asia
	documented by accompanying text written by regional specialists.
     1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 2 guides.
     UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3527

The Last wild virus / a production of Video Arts Television, London and WGBH
   Boston in association with Channel 4.  Alexandria, VA : PBS Video
   [distributor], 1984.
	The World Health Organization, armed with needles, a vaccine and
	the people's will to live, eliminate smallpox from its east
  	stronghold, Bangladesh, eradicating the disease from the earth.
     1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
     UCR   Media Lib 1166 Video Tape

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Please note: this is a introductory bibliography. For further references, please search your on-line catalogs or consult a librarian. Compiled by Vanessa Tait & Suzanne McMahon.

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