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Penguin Books India, 1989 - Fiction - 276 pages
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Now Filmed As 1947, A Motion Picture By Deepa Mehta

Few Novels Have Caught The Turmoil Of The Indian Subcontinent During Partition With Such Immediacy, Such Wit And Tragic Power.
 

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It was when I saw Depak Meta's film, Earth, based on this book, that I recalled how powerful this story was. Told from the viewpoint of a young girl who is trying to understand what is happening to ... Read full review

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Pakistani Sidhwa's third novel (The Bride, 1983; The Crown Eaters, 1982)—written from the point of view of a young girl who's surrounded by the personal and political violence that accompanied the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
10
Section 3
17
Section 4
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Section 5
22
Section 6
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Section 7
31
Section 8
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Section 18
140
Section 19
151
Section 20
153
Section 21
161
Section 22
171
Section 23
174
Section 24
184
Section 25
189

Section 9
48
Section 10
58
Section 11
70
Section 12
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Section 13
88
Section 14
101
Section 15
119
Section 16
126
Section 17
127
Section 26
190
Section 27
209
Section 28
212
Section 29
221
Section 30
228
Section 31
233
Section 32
268
Section 33
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