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A Way In the World


Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A Knopf: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: bv11

ISBN: 0394564782

Condition: Fine

This work of "fiction" from Naipaul is really a label-defying tapestry of elements, a fascinating, closely woven blend of history, character study, and autobiography. Naipaul's wonderfully vivid, lyrical descriptions of Trinidad, his homeland, reflect a mind whose every experience seems to have been carefully captured in amber. The theme that repeats throughout is the shifting nature of reality as it is refracted through the eyes and thoughts of those who shaped Trinidadian and South American colonial history -- and those who fumble for identity in its aftermath. Naipaul struggles to i... View more info