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Then Spoke the Thunder

Chamberlain, Elwyn M.

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ISBN 10: 0802110606 / ISBN 13: 9780802110602
Published by Grove Press, 1989
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Signed by Author 0802110606 This hardcover book is square and tight. The boards and spine have no wear with pristine lettering. The pages and endpages are clean, with no markings or folds. The dustjacket is As New. Original Price is intact. Not ex-lib. No remainder mark. Signed by the Author on the free end page without inscription. Signed a second time by the Author on the half-title page with a personalized inscription. Bookseller Inventory # 004359

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Title: Then Spoke the Thunder

Publisher: Grove Press

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

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Using the always-effective ruse of having his protagonist return to the scene of youthful exploits, artist-and-novelist Chamberlain ( Hound Dog ) here propels the reader into an Arabian Nights mixture of travelog, political commentary, romance, comparative religion text and just plain adventure. David Bruce, nearing retirement, returns to India after a 40-year absence, planning to revisit scenes and friends of his youth and young manhood and to show his wife Philippa something of his past. They arrive during the seige of the Golden Temple at Amritsar, and when Indira Gandhi is assassinated shortly thereafter, the Bruces are caught up in the ensuing violenceDavid fatally. Chamberlain does a grand job of transmuting personal experiences into rousing drama; he has a realistic attitude towards India's troubleshere conveyed by the Bruces' Indian friends and other characters. Many aspects of his plot are cliches, but this failing becomes immaterial once the pages start turning.
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