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Quest for Kim : in search of Kipling's great game

저자: Peter Hopkirk
출판사: Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Press, 1997.
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Fascinated since childhood by Kim, that strange tale of an orphan boy's recruitment into the Indian secret service, Peter Hopkirk, the renowned author of The Great Game, here sets out on an intriguing journey across India and Pakistan to unlock the many mysteries surrounding Kipling's great novel. As he travels, Hopkirk's detective work reveals that most of Kim's characters - Kim himself, the old Tibetan lama,
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Hopkirk, Peter.
Quest for Kim.
Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Press, 1997
(OCoLC)681544989
명시된 사람: Rudyard Kipling; Rudyard Kipling; Rudyard Kipling; Rudyard Kipling
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모든 저자 / 참여자: Peter Hopkirk
ISBN: 0472108549 9780472108541
OCLC 번호: 36307943
설명: 274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
내용: Prologue: 'Here begins the Great Game ...' --
Who Was Kim? --
Enter the Lama --
Enter Mahbub Ali --
'The Te-rain' --
Searching for the Colonel's Bungalow --
The Red Bull --
Who Was Colonel Creighton? --
School for Spies --
The Secret World of Simla --
Lurgan Sahib's Vanishing Shop --
Jacob Strikes Back --
Enter the Russians --
Who Was the Babu? --
The River of the Arrow --
Epilogue: 'When everyone is dead ...'.
책임: Peter Hopkirk ; illustrations by Janina Slater.

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Fascinated since childhood by Kim, that strange tale of an orphan boy's recruitment into the Indian secret service, Peter Hopkirk, the renowned author of The Great Game, here sets out on an intriguing journey across India and Pakistan to unlock the many mysteries surrounding Kipling's great novel. As he travels, Hopkirk's detective work reveals that most of Kim's characters - Kim himself, the old Tibetan lama, Colonel Creighton, Mahbub Ali, Lurgan Sahib and the Babu (or agent R 17) - were inspired in whole or in part by actual individuals. Likewise its locations are real - all of them familiar to the young Kipling when, more than a century ago, he worked as a reporter on a Lahore newspaper.

Because its hero is a teenage boy, many people mistakenly believe Kim to be a children's book. But nothing could be further from the truth, and modern critics judge it to be one of the finest novels in the English language, unsurpassed in many of its descriptive passages. For into it Kipling poured all of his deeply felt passion for India. Hopkirk carefully sketches in Kipling's narrative so that it is not essential to have read Kim in order to enjoy this book. It is both a travel adventure and a literary detective story, but above all an affectionate salute to Kim by one in whom it inspired a lifelong pursuit of the Great Game - "that never ceases day and night" and still goes on today.

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