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Upamanyu Chatterjee
Upamanyu Chatterjee

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English, August
An Indian Story
Written by Upamanyu Chatterjee
Introduction by Akhil Sharma


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $14.95

Agastya Sen, the hero of English, August, is a child of the Indian elite. His father is the governor of Bengal. His friends go to Yale and Harvard. He himself has secured a position in the most prestigious and exclusive of Indian government agencies, the IAS.

Agastya’s first assignment is to the... Read more >
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