Download e-book for iPad: As The River Flows : The HarperCollins Book Of Assamese by Ranjit Biswas

By Ranjit Biswas

A mom watches as her daughter, reason upon cleansing the home, attempts to throw away a adored piece of embroidered fabric; a father realizes that age is catching up with him whilst his kids s plans now not contain him; a rape sufferer attempts to settle right into a existence with out her husband; a serf reveals the braveness to face as much as the indignities he has to stand; a complete village is concentrated because the militia come trying to find a unmarried rebel.

As the River Flows brings jointly a few of the best modern brief tales from Assam which rank besides the easiest of Indian literature. With the wide range of kinds and content material, those tales supply us a glimpse into the lives of these dwelling beside the Brahmaputra. Spanning from the Fifties to the current, this assortment provides an eclectic mixture of famous tales by means of writers who set the tone of recent Assamese tales as additionally those that have won from their pioneering efforts.

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