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Author: Amit Majmudar
Publisher: Oxford : OneWorld, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A stunning first novel, set during the violent 1947 partition of India, about uprooted children and their journeys to safety. As India is rent into two nations, communal violence breaks out on both sides of the new border and streaming hordes of refugees flee from blood and chaos.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amit Majmudar
ISBN: 9781851688319 1851688315
OCLC Number: 711053642
Description: 215 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Amit Majmudar.

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Set during the drama and chaos of the 1947 partition of India, this blistering debut is a true tour de force.  Read more...

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"This first-time novelist has helped us to travel that brief but crucial distance, from words on the page to dreams in our minds and hearts, and made this bitter, brutal time somehow Read more...

 
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