Ten Heritage Walks of Mumbai (Signed Copy)
AUTHOR: Fiona Fernandez
PUBLISHER: Rupa Publications
Ten Heritage Walks of Mumbai is a fascinating journey through a different city altogether and its forgotten sights, sounds and roads. It explores the city’s heritage sites, public buildings and its magnificent monuments, throwing light on many nuances of Mumbai’s priceless and intriguing past. The ten walks included here are a testimony to the city’s rich history and each has an interesting story to narrate, stories woven around the city that have survived for centuries.
Fiona Fernandez is a historian at heart with atime-traveller’s soul. As Associate Editor at Mid-day and through her outspokenprotagonists Sir PM and Lady Flora, in her weekly column Bombaynama,Fiona highlights Mumbai’s multi-layered urban histories, the conservation ofits UNESCO World Heritage Sites and its citizen champions. H for Heritage:Mumbai is her third book, the result of years of wandering through thecity’s known and forgotten precincts. Fiona has also written Bombay MeriJaan and Ten Heritage Walks of Mumbai. She was co-researcher for TheMumbai Factfile and has contributed to Urban Voice 3 and The Book of Dog.
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