In An Antique Land


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Author  Amitav Ghosh
Publisher  Knopf
Publication Date   March 31, 1993
ISBN  039458368X
Pages  393

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As he searches for information about the life of an Indian slave in twelfth-century Egypt, the author, a Hindu, comes face to face with the Muslim world and culture of modern Egypt, in a narrative that juxtaposes ancient history and modern travelogue.

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