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The Elephanta suite

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007.
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"This startling and satisfying book captures the tumult, ambition, hardship, and serenity that mark today's India. Theroux's characters risk venturing far beyond the subcontinent's well-worn paths to discover woe or truth or peace. A middle-aged couple on vacation veers heedlessly from idyll to chaos. A buttoned-up Boston lawyer finds succor in Mumbai's reeking slums. And a young woman befriends an elephant in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Theroux, Paul.
Elephanta suite.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007
(OCoLC)658513493
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Theroux
ISBN: 9780618943326 0618943323
OCLC Number: 123232221
Description: 274 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Monkey Hill --
The gateway of India --
The elephant god.
Responsibility: Paul Theroux.
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"This startling and satisfying book captures the tumult, ambition, hardship, and serenity that mark today's India. Theroux's characters risk venturing far beyond the subcontinent's well-worn paths to discover woe or truth or peace. A middle-aged couple on vacation veers heedlessly from idyll to chaos. A buttoned-up Boston lawyer finds succor in Mumbai's reeking slums. And a young woman befriends an elephant in Bangalore" -- publisher website (September 2007).

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