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Sea of poppies

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Preparing to fight China's nineteenth-century Opium Wars, a motley assortment of sailors and passengers, including a bankrupt rajah, a widowed tribeswoman, and a free-spirited French orphan, comes to experience family-like ties that eventually span continents, races, and generations.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 9780374174224 0374174229
OCLC Number: 216941700
Notes: "Originally published in 2008 by John Murray (Publishers), Great Britain"--Title page verso.
Description: 515 pages : map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Amitav Ghosh.

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Preparing to fight China's nineteenth-century Opium Wars, a motley assortment of sailors and passengers, including a bankrupt rajah, a widowed tribeswoman, and a free-spirited French orphan, comes to experience family-like ties that eventually span continents, races, and generations.

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