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Author: A Sivanandan
Publisher: London : Arcadia, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 3rd impressionView all editions and formats
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A Sri Lankan family search for coherence and continuity in a country broken by colonial occupation and rife with ethnic wars. Saha looks for a return to traditional values, Rajan goes on a quest for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Sivanandan
ISBN: 190085001X 9781900850018
OCLC Number: 39875886
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain: 1997.
"Shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers Prize"--Cover note.
Awards: Winner of Sagittarius Prize 1998
Winner of The Commonwealth Writer's Prize Best First Book Eurasia 1998
Description: 413 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: A. Sivanandan.

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"Haunting, with an immense tenderness. The extraordinary poetic tact of this book makes it unforgettable." - John Berger, Guardian"A brilliant and moving first novel" - Times Literary Supplement"This Read more...

 
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