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A passage to India

by Forster, E. M. 1879-1970.

Format: Print Book 1991
Availability: Available at 4 Libraries 7 of 8 copies
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Summary

Britain's three-hundred-year relationship with the Indian subcontinent produced much fiction of interest but only one indisputable masterpiece: E. M. Forster's A Passage to India , published in 1924, at the height of the Indian independence movement. Centering on an ambiguous incident between a young Englishwoman of uncertain stability and an Indian doctor eager to know his conquerors better, Forster's book explores, with unexampled profundity, both the historical chasm between races and the eternal one between individuals struggling to ease their isolation and make sense of their humanity.

Additional Information
Series Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.) ; 29.
Subjects Race relations -- Fiction.
India -- Social conditions -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :Knopf :1991
Distributed by Random House,
Contributors Furbank, P. N. (Philip Nicholas), 1920-2014.
Language English
Notes "First included in Everyman's library, 1942"--T.p. verso.
Description xxxix, 293 pages ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page xxxi).
ISBN 9780679405498
0679405496
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