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Model: EN0944
ISBN: 9780375707162
Authors: NAIPAUL, V.S.
Publishers: RANDOM HOUSE
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ISBN: 9780375707162
Author: Naipaul, v.s.
Publisher: Random house

In his forty-six short years, Mr. Mohun Biswas has been fighting against destiny to achieve some semblance of independence, only to face a lifetime of calamity. Shuttled from one residence to another after the drowning death of his father, for which he is inadvertently responsible, Mr. Biswas yearns for a place he can call home. But when he marries into the domineering Tulsi family on whom he indignantly becomes dependent, Mr. Biswas embarks on an arduous -- and endless -- struggle to weaken their hold over him, and purchase a house of his own.......