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The root and the flower

Author: L H Myers
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tale of India which includes "Hari, a reckless and passionate warrior; Sita, in love with both Hari and her husband Amar, a prince who wishes to forsake the world but is increasingly drawn into a bloody political struggle; and Sita and Amar's son Jali, whose precocious encounters with sex and violence threaten him with madness."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Akbar, Emperor of Hindustan; Akbar, Emperor of Hindustan
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L H Myers
ISBN: 0940322609 9780940322608
OCLC Number: 44868849
Description: xiii, 639 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The near and the far --
Prince Jali --
Rajah Amar.
Responsibility: L.H. Myers ; introduction by Penelope Fitzgerald.
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A tale of India which includes "Hari, a reckless and passionate warrior; Sita, in love with both Hari and her husband Amar, a prince who wishes to forsake the world but is increasingly drawn into a bloody political struggle; and Sita and Amar's son Jali, whose precocious encounters with sex and violence threaten him with madness."--Cover.

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