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The autobiography of an unknown Indian

Author: Nirad C Chaudhuri
Publisher: New York, NY : The New York Review of Books, 2001.
Series: New York Review Books classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An astonishing work of self-discovery and the revelation of a peerless and provocative sensibility. Describing his childhood in the Bengali countryside and his youth in Calcutta -- and telling the story of modern India from his own fiercely independent viewpoint -- Chaudhuri fashions a book of deep conviction, charm, and intimacy that is also a masterpiece of the writer's art ...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Named Person: Nirad C Chaudhuri; Nirad C Chaudhuri; Nirad C Chaudhuri
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nirad C Chaudhuri
ISBN: 094032282X 9780940322820
OCLC Number: 47521258
Description: xxii, 535 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: New York Review Books classics.
Responsibility: Nirad C. Chaudhuri ; introduction by Ian Jack.
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An astonishing work of self-discovery and the revelation of a peerless and provocative sensibility. Describing his childhood in the Bengali countryside and his youth in Calcutta -- and telling the story of modern India from his own fiercely independent viewpoint -- Chaudhuri fashions a book of deep conviction, charm, and intimacy that is also a masterpiece of the writer's art ...

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