A novel of colonialism and revolution, death, sexual violence and political and spiritual impotence.
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V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at University College, Oxford, he began to write, and since then has followed no other profession. He has published more than 30 books of fiction and nonfiction, including A House for Mr. Biswas, A Bend in the River, A Turn in the South, and a collection of letters, Between Father and Son. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2001.Review:
'Impeccable prose, precise, austere, modulating always from place to people to dialogue with a fastidious reserve. Guerrillas seems to me Naipaul's Heart of Darkness: a brilliant artist's anatomy of emptiness, and of despair' Observer
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Book Description Vintage Canada, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110676975062
Book Description Vintage Canada, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0676975062