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The middleman

Sankar ; translated from the Bengali by Arunava Sinha.
  • New Delhi : Penguin Books, 2009.
  • 192 pages ; 21 cm
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Summary
  • "Unable to find a job despite his qualifications, Somnath decides to go into the order supply business as a middleman. His ambition drives him to prostitute an innocent girl for a contract that will secure the future of Somnath Enterprises. As Somnath grows from an idealistic young man into a corrupt businessman, the novel becomes a terrifying portrait of the price the city extracts from its youth. Sankar s The Middleman is the moving story of a man torn between who he is and what he wants to be."--
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  • Novel.
ISBN
  • 9780143066712
  • 0143066714
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009346237
  • OCLC: 427544625
  • OCLC: 427544625