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Midnight's children

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, ©1995.
Series: Everyman's library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: A classic novel, in which the man who calls himself the "bomb of Bombay" chronicles the story of a child and a nation that both came into existence in 1947-and examines a whole people's capacity for carrying inherited myths and inventing new ones.
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Genre/Form: Epic fiction
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rushdie, Salman.
Midnight's children.
New York : A.A. Knopf, ©1995
(OCoLC)605194377
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 0679444629 9780679444626
OCLC Number: 33395438
Description: xxxi, 589 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Book One: Perforated sheet --
Mercurochrome --
Hit-the-spittoon --
Under the carpet --
Public announcement --
Many-headed monsters --
Methwold --
Tick, tock --
Book Two: Fisherman's pointing finger --
Snakes and ladders --
Accident in a washing-chest --
All-India radio --
Love in Bombay --
My tenth birthday --
At the pioneer cafe --
Alpha and Omega --
Kolynos kid --
Commander Sabarmati's baton --
Revelations --
Movements performed by Pepperpots --
Drainage and the desert --
Jamila Singer --
How Saleem achieved purity --
Book Three: Buddha --
In the Sundarbans --
Sam and the tiger --
Shadow of the mosque --
Wedding --
Midnight --
Abracadabra.
Series Title: Everyman's library.
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai.
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From the Publisher: A classic novel, in which the man who calls himself the "bomb of Bombay" chronicles the story of a child and a nation that both came into existence in 1947-and examines a whole people's capacity for carrying inherited myths and inventing new ones.

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