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Drawing the line

Author: Howard Brenton
Publisher: London : Nick Hern Books, 2013.
Series: Nick Hern book.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A vivid telling of the chaotic story of the partition that shaped the modern world. London, 1947. Summoned by the Prime Minister from the court where he is presiding judge, Cyril Radcliffe is given an unlikely mission. He is to travel to India, a country he has never visited, and, with limited survey information, no expert support and no knowledge of cartography, he is to draw the border which will divide the Indian  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Cyril John Radcliffe Radcliffe, Viscount; Cyril John Radcliffe Radcliffe, Viscount
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Brenton
ISBN: 1780013000 9781780013008
OCLC Number: 893487071
Notes: "Drawing the line was first performed at Hampstead Theatre, London, on 3 December 2013"--Page [5].
"First published in Great Britain as a paperback original in 2013 by Nick Hern Books Limited."
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Contents; Original Production; Characters; Dedication; Drawing The Line; Act One; Scene One; Scene Two; Scene Three; Scene Four; Scene Five; Scene Six; Scene Seven; Scene Eight; Scene Nine; Act Two; Scene One; Scene Two; Scene Three; Scene Four; Scene Five; Scene Six; Scene Seven; Scene Eight; Scene Nine; Scene Ten; Scene Eleven; Scene Twelve; Scene Thirteen; Scene Fourteen; Scene Fifteen; Scene Sixteen; About the Author; Copyright and Performing Rights Information.
Series Title: Nick Hern book.
Responsibility: Howard Brenton.

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