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Contents Acknowledgments Introduction 1. The Town by the Sea 2. Imperial Temptations 3. September 11th 4. The Greatest Sorrow: Times of Joy Recalled in Wretchedness 5. 'The Ghat of the Only World': Agha Shahid Ali in Brooklyn 6. Countdown 7. The March of the Novel Through History: the Testimony of My Grandfather's Bookcase 8. The Fundamentalist Challenge 9. Petrofiction: The Oil Encounter and the Novel 10. Dancing in Cambodia 11. At Large in Burma 12. The Ghosts of Mrs. Ghandi 13. An Egyptian in Baghdad 14. The Human Comedy in Cairo 15. Tibetan Dinner 16. Four Corners 17. The Imam and the Indian Notes
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Authors, Indic -- 20th century -- Biography.
Journalists -- India -- Biography.
History, Modern -- 1945-.