Rao, Raja.

Picture of Kanthapura.
This novel is hailed as a major landmark in Indian fiction. It tells the story of how the struggle for Independence came to one small village in south India. It celebrates the shedding of narrow prejudices and of uniting in the common cause of the non-violent resistance to the British.


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Kanthapura has been described as one of the most satisfying of all modern Indian novels. Recognized as a major landmark of Indian fiction, it is the story of how the Gandhian struggle for independence comes to one small village in south India.

Book Details

Author Rao, Raja.
Format PB
Series Title Oxford India Paperbacks
Publisher OUP India
Imprint OUP India
Number of Pages 196
Publish Date 12/07/1990
Catalogue Aug19
Catalogue book number 202