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The weekenders : adventures in Calcutta

Author: Bella Bathurst; Andrew O'Hagan; et al
Publisher: London : Ebury, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Weekenders, a diverse group of British writers, travelled to India to uncover the beating heart of a city like no other - Calcutta. In this collection of short stories and evocative travel  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weekenders.
London : Ebury, 2004
(OCoLC)607423421
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bella Bathurst; Andrew O'Hagan; et al
ISBN: 0091895782 9780091895785
OCLC Number: 56118367
Description: xv, 301 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction / Andrew O'Hagan --
The nightfishing / Bella Bathurst --
A hundred different lives / Bill Deedes --
Mercy / Colm Toibin --
Knife / Monica Ali --
Emails to Ed / Victoria Glendinning --
The Hotel Calcutta / Simon Garfield --
Reality orientation / Irvine Welsh --
Going underground / Sam Miller --
Waking up from your father's dream / Michael Atherton --
An Indian marriage / Jenny Colgan --
Laughter is a river too / Tony Hawks.
Other Titles: Adventures in Calcutta
Responsibility: Bella Bathurst ... [et al. ; edited by Andrew O'Hagan].

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