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Banker to the Poor: The Autobiography of Muhammad Yunus Setting & Symbolism

Muhammad Yunus
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Objects/Places

Chittagong

Chhittagong is the largest port in Bangladesh and the site of the university where Yunus teaches.

Chaktai

Chaktai is a port city of Bangladesh and the location of the central produce market.

Bathua

Bathua is located seven miles from Chittagong and is where Yunus's father's family is from. It is where they stay after the house in Chittagong is damaged by a Japanese bomb in World War II.

University of Colorado

Boulder is the location of the University of Colorado where Yunus spends a summer studying before graduate school.

Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University is where Yunus does his graduate work in economics.

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Yunas and his wife live in Murfreesboro, Tennessee where he obtains a teaching position at Middle Tennessee State University.

Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. is the site of a rally by the Bengalis who favor independence for Bangladesh. It is where Yunus...

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