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Last man in tower : a novel

Author: Aravind Adiga
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A riveting story of money and power, luxury and deprivation, set in the booming city of Mumbai. Real estate developer Dharmen Shah rose from nothing to create an empire and hopes to seal his legacy with a building named the Shanghai, which promises to be one of the city's most elite addresses. He offers a generous buyout to the residents of Vishram Society's Tower A, a once respectable, now crumbling apartment  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Miscellaneous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aravind Adiga
ISBN: 9780307594099 0307594092
OCLC Number: 694394314
Description: 381 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Aravind Adiga.

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A riveting story of money and power, luxury and deprivation, set in the booming city of Mumbai. Real estate developer Dharmen Shah rose from nothing to create an empire and hopes to seal his legacy with a building named the Shanghai, which promises to be one of the city's most elite addresses. He offers a generous buyout to the residents of Vishram Society's Tower A, a once respectable, now crumbling apartment building. But one resident-- Masterji-- refuses to abandon the building he has long called home.

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