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A series of personal encounters throughout Indira Gandhi's India clearly reveals the overwhelming problems and agonies of the nation torn by overpopulation, poverty, and dissent. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

About the Author

V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at Oxford he began to write, and since then he has followed no other profession. He is the author of more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction and the recipient of numerous honors, including the Nobel Prize in 2001, the Booker Prize in 1971, and a knighthood for services to literature in 1990. He lives in Wiltshire, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307789341
Subtitle:
A Wounded Civilization
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Naipaul, Vidiadhar Surajprasad
Subject:
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Publication Date:
20030408
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
176

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History and Social Science » Asia » India » Ancient and General
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