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Author Ghosh, Amitav.
Title River of smoke / Amitav Ghosh.
Published New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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 Floor4  PR9499.3.G536 R58 2011    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 522 p. ; 24 cm.
Note "Originally published in 2011 by John Murray (Publishers), Great Britain"--T.p. verso.
Sequel to: Sea of poppies.
Summary Amid a cyclone in the Bay of Bengal, three vessels, and the diverse occupants within, converge on Canton's Fanqui-Town, or Foreign Enclave, which is a powder keg awaiting a spark to ignite the Opium Wars.
Subject Schooners -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Sailors -- Fiction.
Cyclones -- Fiction.
Social classes -- India -- Fiction.
Opium trade -- History -- Fiction.
India -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780374174231 (hbk.)
0374174237 (hbk.)
OCLC number 706020980