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Amitav Ghosh was born in Calcutta and spent his childhood in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and northern India. He studied in Delhi and Egypt and at Oxford and taught at various Indian and American universities. Author of a travel book and three acclaimed novels, Ghosh has also written for Granta, The New Yorker, The New York Times and The Observer. He lives in New York City with his wife and two children.

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"An absorbing story of a world in transition, brought to life through characters who love and suffer with equal intensity."
--J. M. Coetzee

"There is no denying Ghosh's command of culture and history....[He] proves a writer of supreme skill and intelligence."
--The Atlantic Monthly "I will never forget the young and old Rajkumar, Dolly, the Princesses, the forests of teak, the wealth that made families and wars. A wonderful novel. An incredible story."
--Grace Paley "A rich, layered epic that probes the meaning of identity and homeland-- a literary territory that is as resonant now, in our globalized culture, as it was when the sun never set on the British Empire."
--Los Angeles Times Book Review "A novelist of dazzling ingenuity."
--San Francisco Chronicle

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