Synopses & Reviews
In his long-awaited, vastly innovative new novel, Naipaul, one of literature's great travelers (Los Angles Times), spans continents and centuries to create what is at once an autobiography and a fictional archaeology of colonialism. Dickensian . . . a brilliant new prism through which to view (Naipaul's) life and work.--New York Times.
From the Trade Paperback edition.