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India : a wounded civilization

Author: V S Naipaul
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1977.
Series: A Borzoi book; A Borzoi book.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Discusses India's history and civilization and examines some of the current concerns and problems of that ancient land.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Naipaul, V.S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932-
India.
New York : Knopf, 1977
(OCoLC)637152694
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: V S Naipaul
ISBN: 039440291X 9780394402918
OCLC Number: 3002613
Notes: Essays from the New York review of Books.
Description: xi, 191 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Part One: A Wounded Civilization --
An Old Equilibrium --
The Shattering World --
Part Two: A New Claim on the Land --
The Skyscrapers and the Chawls --
The House of Grain --
Part Three: Not Ideas, But Obsessions --
A Defect of Vision --
Synthesis and Mimicry --
Paradise Lost --
Renaissance of Continuity?
Series Title: A Borzoi book; A Borzoi book.
Responsibility: V.S. Naipaul.

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Discusses India's history and civilization and examines some of the current concerns and problems of that ancient land.

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