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The namesake

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: London : Flamingo, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gogal Ganguli is brought up as an Indian in suburban America. He wants to cast off his awkward name and leave behind the inherited values of his Bengali parents. And so he sets off on his own path through life, a path strewn with conflicting loyalties, love and loss.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ; Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri
ISBN: 0007173032 9780007173037 000225901X 9780002259019
OCLC Number: 155885839
Description: 291 pages
Responsibility: Jhumpa Lahiri.
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Brought up as an Indian in suburban America, Gogol finds himself itching to cast off the inherited values and priorities that his parents drape over him. He escapes into education and is educated  Read more...

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