The Home and the World

The Home and the World

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5.0 The Home and the World

Idealistic Nikhil, a wealthy Bengali landowner, encourages Bimala, his tradition-minded wife, to venture out into the world. Bimala's gradual political awakening leads to her attraction to charismatic Sandip, a revolutionary who stops at nothing — neither robbery nor murder — to achieve his ends. Their love triangle unfolds against the backdrop of the 1905 Partition of Bengal, during India's long fight for independence from British rule. This brilliantly poetic… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Dover Publications (May 16, 2018)

Collection: Dover Thrift Editions

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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