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Extended Audio Sample The Glass Palace (Unabridged), by Amitav Ghosh
4.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 5 4.06 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Amitav Ghosh Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Brilliance Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Set in Burma during the British invasion of 1885, this masterly novel by Amitav Ghosh tells the story of Rajkumar, a poor boy lifted on the tides of political and social chaos, who goes on to create an empire in the Burmese teak forest. When soldiers force the royal family out of the Glass Palace and into exile, Rajkumar befriends Dolly, a young woman in the court of the Burmese Queen, whose love will shape his life. He cannot forget her, and years later, as a rich man, he goes in search of her.

The struggles that have made Burma, India, and Malaya the places they are today are illuminated in this wonderful novel by the writer Chitra Divakaruni calls a master storyteller.

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Listener Opinions

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Histteach24 | 6/26/2011

    " Great story but a long read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Amit | 6/25/2011

    " not in the league of the first book, but The Glass Palace is a good read. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Franditya | 6/22/2011

    " tulisan yang jernih, mulai dari sejarah lisan, pengalaman-pengalaman orang biasa, sampai fotografi yang menyatukan keluarga yang nyaris terpisahkan oleh perang. cerita yang menarik. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Fan | 6/14/2011

    " A great read on the adventure of a servant during the reign of the Burmese king. "

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