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The Resource Love and longing in Bombay : stories, Vikram Chandra

Love and longing in Bombay : stories, Vikram Chandra

Label
Love and longing in Bombay : stories
Title
Love and longing in Bombay
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Vikram Chandra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of stories set in contemporary India. In Dharma, a soldier is forced to amputate his leg in order to save his life, Shakti is on two feuding society women, and Kama is on a detective who discovers political corruption at the highest level
Summary
A civil servant narrates six stories to the patrons of a Bombay bar, tales of ghosts and soldiers, love and hate between families, and corruption in present-day India
Award
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South Asia and Europe: Best Book, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
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019581
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chandra, Vikram
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mumbai (India)
  • India
  • Vie urbaine
  • Bombay (Inde)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Love and longing in Bombay : stories, Vikram Chandra
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dharma
  • Shakti
  • Kama
  • Artha
  • Shanti
Control code
ocm35318416
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780316133074
Lccn
96042520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)35318416
Label
Love and longing in Bombay : stories, Vikram Chandra
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dharma
  • Shakti
  • Kama
  • Artha
  • Shanti
Control code
ocm35318416
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780316133074
Lccn
96042520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)35318416

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