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Siege of Krishnapur
Siege of Krishnapur
Author: J.G. Farrell
A darkly humorous picture of the follies of empire, still as relevant as ever, The Siege of Krishnapur is thought by many to be J. G. Farrell's finest book. Set in India in 1857 (the year of the Great Mutiny, when the Indian sepoys rose in bloody rebellion against their complacent British overlords), Farrell's novel concerns a remote Victorian o...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780297765806
ISBN-10: 0297765809
Publication Date: 8/30/1973
Pages: 344
Edition: First Edition
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Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
Book Type: Hardcover
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Considered by many critics to be the best British novel published in the last 50 years, this is a story of the Muslim soldier rebellion in a isolated Victorian outpost, against the British in India, 1857.
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