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A way in the world : a novel

Author: V S Naipaul
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of narratives on the subject of history and the people who make it. One follows the last expedition of Sir Walter Raleigh before he was sent to the Tower, another chronicles Francisco de Miranda's disastrous invasion of South America, a third is about a Panamanian communist in the 1930s.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: V S Naipaul
ISBN: 0394564782 9780394564784
OCLC Number: 29519580
Description: viii, 380 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: V.S. Naipaul.
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A collection of narratives on the subject of history and the people who make it. One follows the last expedition of Sir Walter Raleigh before he was sent to the Tower, another chronicles Francisco de Miranda's disastrous invasion of South America, a third is about a Panamanian communist in the 1930s.

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