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The Resource Half a life, V.S. Naipaul

Half a life, V.S. Naipaul

Label
Half a life
Title
Half a life
Statement of responsibility
V.S. Naipaul
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Willie Chandran flees the heritage of his mixed class birth in India for the bohemian life of a writer in 1950s London. He falls in love with a woman and returns with her to Africa, living through the last days of colonialism
Summary
The story of Willy Chandran, who moves from India to the immigrant community of post-war London, seeking something that will set him apart. Then his wife leads him to her home, a province of Portuguese Africa, a country whose inhabitants are all living out the last days of colonialism.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065939
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9272.9.N32
LC item number
H55 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Half a life, V.S. Naipaul
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1992927
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780375407376
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033730
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48127889
  • (OCoLC)48127889
Label
Half a life, V.S. Naipaul
Link
Publication
Control code
1992927
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780375407376
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033730
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48127889
  • (OCoLC)48127889

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