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River of gods

Author: Ian McDonald
Publisher: Amherst, NY : Pyr, an imprint of Prometheus Books 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It's 2047, and the centennial of India's nationhood approaches. Amid the turmoil and vigor of a nation teeming with people and clogged with information, the lives of nine individuals, including a policeman, a journalist, a scientist, a politician, and a stand-up comic, intersect in an unanticipated union with the fate of their country at stake."--Library Journal.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McDonald
ISBN: 1591024366 9781591024361 9781591025955 1591025958
OCLC Number: 62421261
Description: 599 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: Ganga Mata. Shiv --
Mr. Nandha --
Shaheen Badoor Khan --
Najia --
Lisa --
Lull --
Tal --
Vishram. Part Two: Sat Chid Ekam Brahma. Vishram --
Shiv --
Lisa, Lull --
Mr. Nandha, Parvati --
Shaheen Badoor Khan, Najia --
Tal --
Vishram. Part Three: Kalki. Shiv --
Lisa --
Lull --
Mr. Nandha --
Vishram --
Parvati --
Shaheen Badoor Khan --
Tal --
Najia --
Shiv. Part Four: Tandava Nritya. Shiv --
Shaheen Badoor Khan --
Tal --
Banana Club --
Lisa --
Lull --
Parvati --
Vishram --
Najia, Tal --
Mr. Nandha --
Kunda Khadar --
Vishram --
Lisa --
Lull --
Tal, Najia --
Shiv --
Sarkhand Roundabout. Part Five: Jyotirlinga. Ensemble --
Lull, Lisa.
Responsibility: Ian McDonald.
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"It's 2047, and the centennial of India's nationhood approaches. Amid the turmoil and vigor of a nation teeming with people and clogged with information, the lives of nine individuals, including a policeman, a journalist, a scientist, a politician, and a stand-up comic, intersect in an unanticipated union with the fate of their country at stake."--Library Journal.

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