Sahitya Akademi Publications, 1997 - 519 pages
The Time And Location Of The Events Of Rajnagar, A Complex Historical Novel, Is The Former French Colonised Farasdanga Area Of Chandannagar In The Years Preceding And Following The Sepoy Mutiny, 1857. The Novel, Its Heart And Interwoven Set Of Three Different And Exquisite Love Stories, Is A Sophisticated Account Of The Subterranean Power Politics Of Transition In Colonial Rule. Alongside, The NovelıS Account Of The Cerebral Aspects Of That PeriodıS Contending Cross-Currents Of Religious Beliefs Is Both Vivid And Perceptive.
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