In an Antique Land: History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale

In an Antique Land: History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale

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Once upon a time an Indian writer named Amitav Ghosh set out an Indian slave, name unknown, who some seven hundred years before had traveled to the Middle East. The journey took him to a small village in Egypt, where medieval customs coexist with twentieth-century desires and discontents. But even as Ghosh sought to re-create the life of his Indian predecessor, he found himself immersed in those of his modern Egyptian neighbors.

   Combining shrewd observations… (more)

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Publisher: Vintage (July 20, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 1.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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