Theme of Nationalism and Violence in Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines

Singh, Rahul
January 2014
Language in India;Jan2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p259
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
A literary criticism of the book "The Shadow Lines" by Amitav Ghosh is presented. It outlines the characters and explores the symbolic significance of these characters. It examines the meaning and nuances of political freedom in contemporary life as highlighted in the novel. An overview of the story is also given.


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