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Hillstation

Mukherjee, R (2016) Hillstation. Oldcastle Books, Harpenden. ISBN 9781843447429

Abstract

Dreaming of escape from his remote village in the Himalayan foothills, Rabindra entreats the gods to send him an English bride. When a saucy English dance troupe arrives on the run from a Bombay crime boss, Rabindra believes that his prayers have been answered. Except that they have no interest in marrying anyone. As the village begins to unravel in the presence of these scandalous foreigners, surprising secrets emerge from the depths of its past. This story is a love poem to a glorious, intriguing and sometimes frustrating culture still alive in the far corners of a great continent, but slowly fading to the onslaught of the technological age.

Item Type: Book
Divisions: College of Liberal Arts
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2017 23:20
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2017 23:20
URI: http://researchspace.bathspa.ac.uk/id/eprint/9087
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