India Tracts : Major J. Browne’s Report on the Jungle Tarai People of South Bihar during 1774 – 1779

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india tractsIndia Tracts : Major J. Browne’s Report on the Jungle Tarai People of South Bihar during 1774 – 1779,  Chandra Prakash N. Sinha ed., Foreword by Professor Walter Hauser, 1996 (Rs. 200.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-1-9 (HB). India Tracts was first published in 1788 in London. The book contains the first (non-professional) ethnographic account of a tribe (Bhuiyas) in India. It also deals with the first tribal revolt in the country, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 2.