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River of smoke

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Amid a cyclone in the Bay of Bengal, three vessels, and the diverse occupants within, converge on Canton's Fanqui-Town, or Foreign Enclave, which is a powder keg awaiting a spark to ignite the Opium Wars.
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Genre/Form: Miscellaneous fiction
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 9780374174231 0374174237
OCLC Number: 706020980
Notes: "Originally published in 2011 by John Murray (Publishers), Great Britain"--Title page verso.
Sequel to: Sea of poppies.
Description: 522 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Amitav Ghosh.
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Amid a cyclone in the Bay of Bengal, three vessels, and the diverse occupants within, converge on Canton's Fanqui-Town, or Foreign Enclave, which is a powder keg awaiting a spark to ignite the Opium Wars.

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