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Gun Island

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: London : John Murray Publishers, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A dealer of rare books, Deen is used to a quiet life spent indoors, but as his once-solid beliefs begin to shift, he is forced to set out on an extraordinary journey; one that takes him from India to Los Angeles and Venice via a tangled route through the memories and experiences of those he meets along the way. There is Piya, a fellow Bengali-American who sets his journey in motion; Tipu, an entrepreneurial young  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Road fiction
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 1473686679 9781473686670 9781473686656 1473686652
OCLC Number: 1037086036
Description: 313 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Amitav Ghosh.

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