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A golden age

Author: Tahmima Anam
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As Rehana awakes one March morning, she might be forgiven for feeling happy. But this is East Pakistan in 1971, a country on the brink of war, and her family's life is about to change forever. Set against the backdrop of the Bangladesh War of Independence, this is a story of passion and revolution, of hope, faith and unexpected heroism.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Anam, Tahmima, 1975-
Golden age.
London : John Murray, 2007
(OCoLC)608378712
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tahmima Anam
ISBN: 9780719560095 0719560098 0719560136 9780719560132
OCLC Number: 72868361
Awards: Winner of Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book - Eurasia 2008
Winner of Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book 2008
Short-listed for Costa First Novel Award 2007
Short-listed for Guardian First Book Award 2007
Description: 276 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tahmima Anam.

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