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Shantaram

Author: Gregory David Roberts
Publisher: Carlton North, Vic. : Scribe Publications, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1978 Gregory David Roberts committed a series of robberies while addicted to heroin, and was sentenced to nineteen years in prison. After two years, he escaped from a maximum-security prison in broad daylight, and became Australias most wanted man. Hiding in Mumbai, he established a medical clinic for slum-dwellers, and worked as a counterfeiter, smuggler and gunrunner for a branch of the Mumbai mafia.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory David Roberts
ISBN: 1920769005 9781920769000
OCLC Number: 223420249
Description: 936 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Gregory David Roberts.

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In 1978 Gregory David Roberts committed a series of robberies while addicted to heroin, and was sentenced to nineteen years in prison. After two years, he escaped from a maximum-security prison in broad daylight, and became Australias most wanted man. Hiding in Mumbai, he established a medical clinic for slum-dwellers, and worked as a counterfeiter, smuggler and gunrunner for a branch of the Mumbai mafia. Recaptured, he served out his sentence, and established a successful multimedia company upon his release.

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