ISBN 9781408850039,The Lowland

The Lowland

Rs823

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing (UK)

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781408850039

ISBN-10 1408850036
Binding

Paper Back

Number of Pages 416 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Literature fiction

point, his brother was there. In the suburban streets of Calcutta where they wandered before dusk and in the hyacinth-strewn ponds where they played for hours on end, Udayan was always in his older brother's sight. So close in age, they were inseparable in childhood and yet, as the years pass - as U.S tanks roll into Vietnam and riots sweep across India - their brotherly bond can do nothing to forestall the tragedy that will upend their lives. Udayan - charismatic and impulsive - finds himself drawn to the Naxalite movement, a rebellion waged to eradicate inequity and poverty. He will give everything, risk all, for what he believes, and in doing so will transform the futures of those dearest to him
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