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Between the Assassinations
Adiga, Aravind,
Atlantic Books,
ISBN 10: 1848871228
ISBN 13: 9781848871229

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Between the Assassinations
Adiga, Aravind,      
ISBN: 9781848871229
Atlantic Books, London, 2009. First Edition  Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. First Impression. Size: 8vo Octavo (standard book size). 355 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing detected in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. There is a small remainder mark. This book is available and will be shipped within two business days. All items are tracked and details are available on request. . Man Booker Prize winning author. Welcome to Kittur, India. It's on India's southwestern coast, bounded by the Arabian Sea to the west and the Kaliamma River to the south and east. It's blessed with rich soil and scenic beauty, and it's been around for centuries. "Between the Assassinations" shows that Adiga...is one of the most important voices to emerge from India in recent years." A blinding, brilliant, and brave mosaic of Indian life as it is lived in a place called Kittur, "Between the Assassinations," with all the humor, sympathy, and unflinching candor of "The White Tiger," enlarges our understanding of the world we live in today. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; India; Fiction. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781848871229. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5459. Very Good Condition
Price: $18.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 5459
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Between the Assassinations
Adiga, Aravind      
ISBN: 9781848871229
Atlantic Books, London, 2009.   Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good/. . 351 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Welcome to Kittur, an imaginary everytown nestling on the Indian coast south of Goa and north of Calicut. Journeying through its streets and schoolyards, bedrooms and businesses, its inner workings and outer limits, Aravind Adiga weaves a remarkable fictional tapestry of India in the 80s, the years after the assassination of Indira Gandhi and before that of her son Rajiv.From a middle-aged Communist to an Islamic terrorist; from the young children of A Tamil building-site worker to a privileged and alienated schoolboy; from an idealistic journalist to a Brahmin housemaid, an entire Indian world comes vividly and unforgettably to life. Muslim, Christian and Hindu, high-caste and low-caste, rich and poor; all of the Indian life - the 'sorrowful parade of humanity' - is here.Sizzling with acid observations and textured with wicked humour and gentle humanity, Between the Assassinations is a triumph of voice and imagination. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Short Stories; ISBN/EAN: 9781848871229. Inventory No: 19050283. Very Good
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19050283
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