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Love and death in a hot country

Shiva Naipaul

Love and death in a hot country

by Shiva Naipaul

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in


Edition Notes

British ed. published as: A hot country.

StatementShiva Naipaul.
ContributionsNaipaul, Shiva, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9272.9.N3 L6 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p. ;
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2859372M
ISBN 100140076638
LC Control Number84022090
OCLC/WorldCa11371462

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