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Domnic's Goa

A Nostalgic Romp Through a Bygone Era


 This book tells you about the Goa that was... and how things exis tedsome five to sixd ecadesago. In31chapters,author Domnic Fernandes takes you through a nostalgic tour along yesterday’s Goa. The topics he handles include the Goan coast of the yesteryears, entertainment in the Goa of yore,coping with the monsoons, forms of transport then, religiosity, early migra-tion to the Gulf, simple luxuries in a child’s life then, radio of the times, death rituals, alcohol in the Goa of the past, relatives, culinary science of the Goa we knew, wells, fruit, holidays and more. Among the most engrossing chapters are the one on social change in Anjuna, cinema theatres and the stereotyping of the Goan landlord in thelocal tiatr (theatre). Domnic is no academic, he’s just telling the story as heknew it.

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Author: Domnic Fernandes
Year: 2007
Price: Rs. 350
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Dimensions: 9.5 in x 7 in x 0.7 in
Publisher: Goa 1556
ISBN 13: 9788190464000

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