ISBN 9789380828312,A Piece Of The GIANT

A Piece Of The GIANT



Times Group Books - New Delhi

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789380828312

ISBN-10 9380828314


Number of Pages 302 Pages
Language (English)


About the Book: A Piece of the Giant A Raja who joins the freedom movement and becomes the ministerfor reforms; his journalist son Pratap; the love of his life,Malati, whose music can touch the soul; an ascetic withsupernatural powers; a temple where common people speak divinetruths; a slogan writer who climbs walls to stir people intorebellion -- they all come together to tell the story of an Indiabeing born as a democracy. As the imperial giant falls, the Indianelite rush to get a piece. They perpetuate institutions that keepthe divide between the rulers and the people intact, lead a life ofopulence in their bungalows and clubs -- the privileges theydespised in the hands of the British. In free India they wanted,Gandhi to be a portrait on their walls. The theme of the novel is the story of every Indians life,written with love, passion, wit and literary fervour. This is anovel for every Indian

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