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The Solitude of Emperors by David Davidar
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Jan 06, 2009 | ISBN 9780771025914

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Praise

“Unflinching. Unsentimental. Deeply moving. I loved it.”
— Kiran Desai, author of the Man Booker Prize-winning The Inheritance of Loss

“An impassioned plea for tolerance in a country rife with competing interests, this marvellous new novel by David Davidar follows a young man’s heroic love for his country. . . . The Solitude of Emperors refuses to counter the simplicity of fundamentalism with simplicity of answer.”
— Kiran Desai

Awards

Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book (Eurasia) FINALIST 2008

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