Behind the Beautiful Forevers
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum. Winner of the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award 2013, Einsteiger/Laien
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ISBN-13:
9781846274510
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Seiten:
288
Autor:
Katherine Boo
Gewicht:
204 g
Format:
198x128x17 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

A landmark debut from a Pulitzer-winning New Yorker journalist: if Dickens were alive today, this is the book he might write about India.
A landmark debut from a Pulitzer-winning New Yorker journalist: if Dickens were alive today, this is the book he might have written about India
Annawadi is a slum at the edge of Mumbai Airport. Its residents are garbage recyclers, construction workers and economic migrants, all living in the hope that a better future lies ahead. Boo charts the lives of the residents as crime and a global recession shocks the city, and things get a whole lot worse... 'One's first reaction is disbelief followed by stunned silence' "Times"