A Frayed History: The Journey of Cotton in India Hardback
Meena Menon and Uzramma
  • ISBN 13 : 9780199474639
  • year : 2017
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Once the envy of the world, Indian cotton today is mired in uncertainty and despair. Though India is the largest producer of cotton, its farmers are trapped in debt; handloom weavers are barely able to scrape together a living; and then there is the competition with artificial fibres. Amid the bleakness, there may be a silver lining: reviving indigenous cotton