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The overcrowded barracoon, and other articles

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementV. S. Naipaul.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC8 .N17 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21949989M
ISBN 100233963731

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Naipaul was born and raised in And other articles book, to which his grandfathers had emigrated from India as indentured servants. He is known for the wistfully comic early novels of Trinidad, the bleaker novels of a wider world remade by and other articles book passage of peoples, and the vigilant chronicles of his life and travels, all written in characteristic, widely admired, prose/5.

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London, Deutsch, In other sections--in articles about the Caribbean and Mauritius (the latter the "barracoon" of the title)--Mr.

The overcrowded barracoon displays an affection for colonialism that might even be called sentimentality. For Naipaul, journalism has not only sustained a novelist but, by keeping him an outsider and an assured observer of the world's predicaments.

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Mukut, like others in The Overcrowded Barracoon, is caught up in a situation which bewilders him, and for which his traditional.

The Overcrowded Barracoon and Other Articles () India: A Wounded Civilization () A Congo Diary (), published by Sylvester & Orphanos; The Return of Eva Perón and the Killings in Trinidad () Among the Believers: An Islamic Journey () Finding the Centre: Two Narratives () A Turn in the South ()Alma mater: University College, Oxford.

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Naipaul published in It is a travelogue written during the author's sojourn in his ancestral land of India. It was the third of Naipaul's acclaimed Indian trilogy which includes An Area of Darkness and India: A Wounded to his style, the narration is anecdotal, using examples and specificity in its descriptions.

He has written about the Caribbean in The Middle Passage: Impressions of Five Societies - British, French and Dutch in the West Indies and South America () and The Loss of El Dorado: A History (), and has published two collections of essays, The Overcrowded Barracoon and Other Articles () and The Return of Eva Peron ().Place Of Birth: Chaguanas, Trinidad.

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This book and story was absolutely incredible and left me with so many thoughts and feelings. In Hurston's introduction she states, "All these words from the seller, but not one word from the sold/5(30). He has written about the Caribbean in The Middle Passage: Impressions of Five Societies - British, French and Dutch in the West Indies and South America () and The Loss of El Dorado: A History (), and has published two collections of essays, The Overcrowded Barracoon and Other Articles () and The Return of Eva Peron ().

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The narrator however escapes from Miguel Street at the end of the book. Other characters include Bogart (named after Humphrey Bogart), Hat, George, Elias, an assiduous boy, Man-man, Eddoes, a junk king, Mrs.

Hereira, Uncle Bhakcu, Bolo, and Edward. Background to the book's publication. Naipaul wrote the book while employed at the BBC in London.

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Mauritius has come a long way since independence inwhen observers predicted that the 'overcrowded barracoon', as V S Naipaul referred to the island, would fail to. I didn't know the exact number of books written by Naipaul.

I checked in wikipedia. Copying from there Fiction * The Mystic Masseur () – film version: The Mystic Masseur () * The Suffrage of Elvira () * Miguel Street () * A Hou. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, TC (17 August in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago – 11 August in London) was a British writer. He was born in Trinidad and Tobago. He lived in was better known as V. was awarded the Nobel Prize in was the first person of Indian origin to win a Booker Prize ().Born: 17 AugustChaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago.

A complex book with elements of autobiography, "A Way in the World" is on one level a story about a Caribbean writer of Indian descent finding his footing as a writer.

Interspersed are three partial stories of would-be conquerors of America, Columbus, Sir Walter Raleigh and Francisco Miranda, stuck in the Caribbean at their point of failure/5. V.S. Naipaul Biography -A recepient of the Nobel Prize in Literature inV.S.

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