A fine balance / [electronic resource] : a novel by Rohinton Mistry.
|Authors:||Mistry, Rohinton, 1952-|
|Publisher:||New York : Vintage Books, , c1995.|
|Publication date:||, c1995.|
Apartment houses -- India -- Fiction.
City and town life -- India -- Fiction.
India -- History -- 1947- -- Fiction.
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|Title:||A fine balance / [electronic resource] : a novel by Rohinton Mistry.|
|Physical description:||1 online resource (575 p.)|
|Contents note:||City by the Sea -- For Dreams to Grow -- In a Village by a River -- Small Obstacles -- Mountains -- Day at the Circus, Night in the Slum -- On the Move -- Beautification -- What Law There Is -- Sailing Under One Flag -- The Bright Future Clouded -- Trace of Destiny -- Wedding, Worms, and Sanyas -- Return of Solitude -- Family Planning -- The Circle is Completed.|
|Notes:||This e-book purchase was made possible by gifts to the The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation from Friends of the Library and The Library Fund, a fund of the Indianapolis Foundation.|
|Summary note:||A portrait of India featuring four characters. Two are tailors who are forcibly sterilized, one is a student who emigrates, and the fourth is a widowed seamstress who decides to hang on. A tale of cruelty, political thuggery and despair by an Indian from Toronto, author of Such a Long Journey.|
|Added author:||OverDrive, Inc., distributor.|
|ISBN:||9780307523631 (electronic bk.)
0307523632 (electronic bk.)
|Url for this record:||http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1368460|