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The Resource The white tiger, Aravind Adiga

The white tiger, Aravind Adiga

Label
The white tiger
Title
The white tiger
Statement of responsibility
Aravind Adiga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Balram Halwai is a complicated man. Servant. Philosopher. Entrepreneur. Murderer. Over the course of seven nights, by the scattered light of a preposterous chandelier, Balram tells the terrible and transfixing story of how he came to be a success in life -- having nothing but his own wits to help him along
Summary
When he relocates to New Delhi to take a new job, Balram Halwai is disillusioned by the city's materialism and technology-spawned violence, a circumstance that forces him to question his loyalties, ambitions, and past
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Man Booker Prize, 2008.
Awards note
Winner of the Man Booker prize, 2008.
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249926
Cataloging source
VHEI
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Adiga, Aravind
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Chauffeurs
  • Poor
  • Business people
  • Ambition
  • Bangalore (India)
Target audience
adult
Label
The white tiger, Aravind Adiga
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000042949011
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9781843547211
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The white tiger, Aravind Adiga
Publication
Control code
000042949011
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9781843547211
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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