Narcopolis

A Novel

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Bombay, which obliterated its own history by changing its name and surgically altering its face, is the hero or hero in of this story...Jeet Thayil's luminous debut novel completely subverts and...

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A vibrantly squalid yet glamorous Bombay of the 1970s emerges as the main character in poet Thayil’s debut novel. An unnamed narrator wanders through the sweltering Indian underworld of opium dens...