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The Resource The Glass Palace : a novel, Amitav Ghosh

The Glass Palace : a novel, Amitav Ghosh

Label
The Glass Palace : a novel
Title
The Glass Palace
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Amitav Ghosh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells of Rajkumar, a poor boy lifted on the tides of political and social chaos, who creates an empire in the Burmese teak forest. During the British invasion of 1885, when soldiers force the royal family out of the Glass Palace and into exile, Rajkumar befriends Dolly, the woman whose love will shape his life. He cannot forget her, and years later, as a rich man, he goes in search of her." -- Jacket
Summary
Unable to forget the girl he befriended during the British invasion of 1885 when soldiers forced the royal family of Burma into exile, Rajkumar is lifted on the tides of political and social chaos to create an empire in the Burmese teak forests
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
029503
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9499.3.G536
LC item number
G58 2001
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Glass Palace : a novel, Amitav Ghosh
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475])
Control code
1386291
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
474, [1] p.
Isbn
9780375501487
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00041477
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44172924
  • (OCoLC)44172924
Label
The Glass Palace : a novel, Amitav Ghosh
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475])
Control code
1386291
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
474, [1] p.
Isbn
9780375501487
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00041477
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44172924
  • (OCoLC)44172924

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