The Mulberry Empire

The bestselling novel from the Man Booker Prize shortlisted author of The Northern Clemency and King of the Badgers.

The Mulberry Empire

The Mulberry Empire

The bestselling novel from the Man Booker Prize shortlisted author of The Northern Clemency and King of the Badgers.

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The Mulberry Empire
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Philip Hensher
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-25 - Publisher: HarperCollins UK

The bestselling novel from the Man Booker Prize shortlisted author of The Northern Clemency and King of the Badgers.
The Mulberry Empire, Or, The Two Virtuous Journeys of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan
Language: en
Pages: 537
Authors: Philip Hensher
Categories: Adventure stories
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Fourth Estate

Spanning a decade and moving between London and Calcutta, "The Mulberry Empire" explores the doomed 1839 mission of some 50,000 forces of the British Empire as they entered Afghanistan to overthrow a hostile amir. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
The Contemporary British Historical Novel
Language: en
Pages: 193
Authors: M. Boccardi
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-25 - Publisher: Springer

A detailed study of an increasingly popular genre, this book offers readings of a group of significant and representative works, drawing on a range of interpretative strategies to examine the ways in which the contemporary historical novel engages with questions of nation and identity to illuminate Britain's post-imperial condition.
Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Nick Rennison
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-23 - Publisher: A&C Black

Deciding what to read next when you've just finished an unputdownable novel can be a daunting task. The Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide features hundreds of authors and thousands of titles, with navigation features to lead you on a rich journey through some the best literature to grace our shelves.
End of empire and the English novel since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Rachael Gilmour, Bill Schwarz
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-01 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Available in paperback for the first time, this first book-length study explores the history of postwar England during the end of empire through a reading of novels which appeared at the time, moving from George Orwell and William Golding to Penelope Lively, Alan Hollinghurst and Ian McEwan. Particular genres are