Black Englishman by Carolyn Slaughter
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Black Englishman
By Carolyn Slaughter

A Black Englishman

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Black Englishman by Carolyn Slaughter

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India, 1920: exotic, glamorous, and violent, as the country begins to resist England's colonial grip. In the midst of this turmoil, Isabel, a young British military wife, begins a passionate liaison with Sam, an Indian doctor and Oxford graduate who insists, against all odds, on the right to be both black and British. Their secret devotion to each other takes them across India in a terrifying, deadly race against time and tradition. This powerful and erotic love story combines the themes of colonial exploitation, political and ethnic tensions, race and sexuality, and the many forms of partition, both secular and religious, that endanger our world.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780312424282
ISBN-10: 0312424280
Format: Paperback / softback
(213mm x 137mm x 23mm)
Pages: 335
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Carolyn Slaughter

Carolyn Slaughter was born in New Delhi, India, and spent most of her childhood in the Kalahari Desert. She is the author of eight other novels and the memoir "Before the Knife." She now lives in the United States.

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