- why buy from us
Free delivery to your doorstep. No minimum purchase value required. Hassle-free returns.
Many products and brands exclusively available only with us.
Trust & Commitment To Quality
100% original and new products sold and where applicable, with brand or manufacturer's warranty.
Cash On Delivery & Widest Payment Options
Option to pay using cash. Multiple payment options including EMIs available.
3000+ Delivery Locations
Wherever you are in India, chances are that we can deliver to you reliably.
- live tv
Stay updated with notifications!Here you will receive updates about your orders, alerts on new offers, and price drops on products that you may like.
Sign Innow to start receiving notifications.
- sign in
Geography of West Bengal: Sundarbans
by Books Group
Product Code: 25315062
Cash on Delivery
(Prices are inclusive of all taxes)
Following are the available modes of payment
Enter your details below
Please enter your name and email address below. As soon as this product is back in stock we will inform you via email
Thanks for showing interest in this product. As soon as this product is back in stock we will inform you via email.
overview - Geography of West Bengal: Sundarbans ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 25. Chapters: Sundarbans, Geography of Bankura district, Baikunthapur Forest, Eastern Ghats, Rarh region, Birati, Susunia, North Bengal, Sandakfu, List of mountains and hills of the West Bengal, Mama Bhagne, Biharinath, Badulia, Darjeeling Himalayan hill region, Jambudwip, Subbhabhumi, Vajjabhumi, Singalila Ridge, Tin Bigha Corridor, Falut, Arabari, Lebong, Khoai, Chhotanagpur, Sagardighi, Cooch Behar, North Bengal plains, Western plateau and high lands, Gorgaburu. Excerpt: The Sundarbans (Bengali: , Shundorb n) is the largest single block of tidal halophytic mangrove forest in the world. The name Sundarban can be literally translated as "beautiful jungle" or "beautiful forest" in the Bengali language (Shundor, "beautiful" and bon, "forest" or "jungle"). The name may have been derived from the Sundari trees that are found in Sundarbans in large numbers. Alternatively, it has been proposed that the name is a corruption of Samudraban (Bengali: Shomudrob n "Sea Forest") or Chandra-bandhe (name of a primitive tribe). But the generally accepted view is the one associated with Sundari trees. The forest lies in the vast delta on the Bay of Bengal formed by the super confluence of the Padma, Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers across Saiyan southern Bangladesh. The seasonally-flooded Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests lie inland from the mangrove forests on the coastal fringe. The forest covers 10,000 sq.km. of which about 6,000 are in Bangladesh. It became inscribed as a UNESCO world heritage suite in 1997. The Sundarbans is estimated to be about 4,110 km, of which about 1,700 km is occupied by waterbodies in the forms of river, canals and creeks of width varying from a few meters to several kilometers. The Sundarbans is intersected by a complex network of tidal waterways, mudflats and small islands of salt-tolerant mangrove forests. The i...
Offers - Geography of West Bengal: Sundarbans