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Lal Balkaran – “Bibliography of Guyana and Guyanese Writers”

Lal Balkaran – “Bibliography of Guyana and Guyanese Writers”

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Tel: 416-451-6075: Email: lalbalkaran@rogers.com
Dear Readers,

I am a Toronto-based based Guyanese author specialising in compiling reference books on Guyana. One such book of mine “Bibliography of Guyana and Guyanese Writers” with a Foreword written by the late Professor Jan Carew was first published in 2002 and revised in 2005 and 2009.

It is an invaluable literary reference covering a full spectrum of scholarship; from novels, poetry, and other literary anthologies, to scientific work. Over 5,000 copies have been sold worldwide.

This last edition contains 2000 titles and 1100 authors with the titles categorized into 73 subject areas: Afro-Guyanese; Agriculture; Amerindians; Amerindian Languages; Archaeology; Architecture; Art; Bibliography; Biography; Border Issues; Botany; Business; Caribbean; Cattle Ranching; Cheddi Jagan; Children; Chinese-Guyanese; Church History; Conservation; Cooking; Country Profile; Cultural Issues; Economic Development; Ecosystem; Education; El Dorado; Continue reading