In an antique land [electronic resource] history in the guise of a traveler's tale / Amitav Ghosh.
- ISBN: 9780307792266 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, p2010.
|General Note:|| Electronic book.
In container (14 x 17 cm.).
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Simon Vance.
|Summary, etc.:|| Amitav Ghosh set out to find an Indian slave who some seven hundred years before had traveled to the Middle East. The journey took him to a small village in Egypt, where medieval customs coexist with twentieth-century desires and discontents. But even as Ghosh sought to re-create the life of his Indian predecessor, he found himself immersed in those of his modern Egyptian neighbors.
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011 Available via World Wide Web.
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