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Sea of poppies

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kort før Opiumskrigen (1839-1842) krydser Ibis, et tidligere slaveskib, Det Indiske Ocean under store strabadser. Besætningen er en blanding af sømænd, blinde passagerer og straffefanger, og alle håber at tjene store penge på opiumssmugleri
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 9780719568961 071956896X 9780719568954 0719568951
OCLC Number: 473019020
Awards: Winner of Indiaplaza Golden Quill Book Award 2009.
Winner of Indiaplaza Golden Quill Readers' Choice Award for Fiction 2009.
Winner of British Book Design & Production Award: Literature 2008.
Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2008.
Winner of Indiaplaza Golden Quill Readers' Choice Award for Non-Fiction 2009.
Description: 471 sider
Responsibility: Amitav Ghosh

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