Between the assassinations / Aravind Adiga.
Title
Between the assassinations / Aravind Adiga.

Author
Adiga, Aravind.

ISBN
9781439152928

Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.

Publication Information
New York : Free Press, 2009.

Physical Description
339 pages : map ; 22 cm

Contents
Railway station -- Bunder -- Lighthouse hill -- St. Alfonso's Boys' High School and Junior College-- Lighthouse hill (The foot of the hill) -- Market and maidan -- Angel talkies -- Umbrella street -- Cool water well junction -- Valencia (To the first crossroads) -- Cathedral of Our Lady of Valencia -- Sultan's battery -- Bajpe -- Salt market village.

Abstract
In this short story collection set in the Indian city of Kittur sometime between the assassination of Indira Gandhi in 1984 and that of her son Rajiv in 1991, Adiga creates a cast of characters--from a twelve-year old boy to a Marxist-Maoist Party member--who are immersed in class struggles and their own personal denouements.

Geographic Term
Kittur (India) -- Economic conditions -- Fiction.
 
Kittur (India) -- Social conditions -- Fiction.

Genre
Domestic fiction.


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