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The circle of reason

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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In a vivid and magical story, this novel traces the misadventures of Alu, a young master weaver in a small Bengali village who is falsely accused of terrorism. Alu flees his home, traveling through Bombay to the Persian Gulf to North Africa with a bird-watching policeman in pursuit.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 0670809845 9780670809844
OCLC Number: 14001688
Description: 423 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Amitav Ghosh.

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In a vivid and magical story, this novel traces the misadventures of Alu, a young master weaver in a small Bengali village who is falsely accused of terrorism. Alu flees his home, traveling through Bombay to the Persian Gulf to North Africa with a bird-watching policeman in pursuit.

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