Last edited by Voodoolrajas
Saturday, July 11, 2020 | History

4 edition of Bhowani Junction found in the catalog.

Bhowani Junction

John Masters

Bhowani Junction

by John Masters

  • 376 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9374833M
    ISBN 100345236084
    ISBN 109780345236081

    Colonel Rodney Savage arrives in Bhowani Junction with his troops, intent on keeping the peace. While most Indians support Ghandi's non-violent approach, communist agitators led by someone known only as Davay are prepared to use violence to meet their objectives. The beautiful Victoria Jones - an Anglo-Indian of mixed English and Indian. Bhowani Junction by John Masters, , Viking Press edition, in EnglishPages:

    Bhowani Junction (), John Masters (book), Bhowani Junction () (film) Bhowani Junction is a film adaptation of the novel Bhowani Junction by John Masters made by MGM. The film was directed by George Cukor and produced by Pandro S. Berman from a . First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years. Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth.

    First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years. Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth Brand: Profile. Bhowani Junction by John Masters and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


Share this book
You might also like
Doomsday 1917

Doomsday 1917

Masterpieces from the Sir Henry Wellcome Collection at UCLA.

Masterpieces from the Sir Henry Wellcome Collection at UCLA.

SAS guide to TABULATE processing.

SAS guide to TABULATE processing.

Blast Off!

Blast Off!

Characterization of Quaternary and suspected Quaternary faults, regional studies, Nevada and California

Characterization of Quaternary and suspected Quaternary faults, regional studies, Nevada and California

Report of Executive Officers, Executive Council, departments and standing committees of the Massachusetts State Labor Council, AFL-CIO ... convention

Report of Executive Officers, Executive Council, departments and standing committees of the Massachusetts State Labor Council, AFL-CIO ... convention

National Bank of Middletown, Pa.

National Bank of Middletown, Pa.

Apartheid and the archbishop

Apartheid and the archbishop

M.M. Thomas and Dalit theology

M.M. Thomas and Dalit theology

Media restrictions in South Africa

Media restrictions in South Africa

Performance Measurement in Corporate Governance

Performance Measurement in Corporate Governance

Florida prekindergarten early intervention program

Florida prekindergarten early intervention program

last speech of Col. Eusebius Andrews, sometimes a lawyer of Lincolns-Inne, at the time of his executionon the scaffold at Tower-hill, Thursday the 22 of August, 1650: with several questions propounded to him by Doctor Swadling, and his answer thereunto.

last speech of Col. Eusebius Andrews, sometimes a lawyer of Lincolns-Inne, at the time of his executionon the scaffold at Tower-hill, Thursday the 22 of August, 1650: with several questions propounded to him by Doctor Swadling, and his answer thereunto.

The Works of Tomioka Tessai

The Works of Tomioka Tessai

Canada ride

Canada ride

Bhowani Junction by John Masters Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Bhowani trilogy by John Masters pictures an India in different stages of turmoil. Probably the best is Night Runners of Bengal set around the time of the Indian Mutiny but Bhowani Junction, set in the India of the mid 's, just prior to Independence, runs it very close/5(50).

Bhowani Junction is a railway junction somewhere in This novel is written by a man who knew India well, and this shows in his writing.

The Anglo-Indians, that is to say Indians who have some 'white blood' in their ancestry, were looked down on by the Europeans and other Indians alike/5. Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth of modern is one of John Masters' seven novels which followed several generations of the Savage family serving in the British Army in i Junction /5(50).

Bhowani Junction: A novel by Masters, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Bhowani Junction - AbeBooks Passion for books. First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years.

Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth of modern India. Masters’ novel, Bhowani Junction () is set during the last few years of the British rule in the Indian Subcontinent and the tumultuous atmosphere of those times is incorporated perfectly.

Bhowani Junction was adapted from the novel by John Masters. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi Ava Gardner was never more alluring than as the half-caste heroine of Bhowani Junction%. Directed by George Cukor. With Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, Bill Travers, Abraham Sofaer.

Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid /10(K). Bhowani Junction wants to be an "important" film, being set as it is, in a crucial period of world history, the liberation of India from colonial rule.

Unfortunately, Bhowani 's ambitions are not realized, and it comes across as a rather turgid melodrama that just happens to take palce in (and exploit) an important historical : Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, Bill Travers. Magnificent novel of Empire and its aftermath First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years.

Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the widely acclaimed works of such writers as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. About Bhowani Junction.

Magnificent novel of Empire and its aftermath First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years. Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the widely acclaimed works of such writers as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing.

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t9s23df3g Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet. Bhowani Junction. Home; Recorded Books is the largest independent producer of audiobooks in the world. Our RBdigital platform distributes the broadest array of digital content types—including audiobooks, video, magazines, eBooks, education, and entertainment—all in one powerful app.

The Bhowani trilogy by John Masters pictures an India in different stages of turmoil. Probably the best is Night Runners of Bengal set around the time of the Indian Mutiny but Bhowani Junction, set in the India of the mid 's, just prior to Independence, runs it very close/5(39).

Set in the late s and first published in in the wake of Partition, the novel has increased in stature over the years. 'Bhowani Junction', along with Masters' other Indian novels, now takes its place alongside E.M. Forster's 'A Passage to India' and the acclaimed works of such later writers as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie/5(49).

It is a harder thing to do in today's setting than in the period background of Nightrunners of Bengal and its successors. But once again, for those to whom Masters is in a way today's Kipling, Bhowani Junction will carry immense appeal.

Book of the Month for April means it is off to a good start. Get this from a library. Bhowani Junction. [John Masters; Patrick Tull; Jill Tanner; Neil Hunt] -- Patrick Taylor finds that Victoria Jones, a young Anglo-Indian, has. The plot of Bhowani Junction is told from three separate points of view with the narrative voices of Victoria Jones (the product of a mixed marriage of English and Indian parents); her one-time lover, Patrick Taylor, also from a mixed family and the main character, Rodney /5(3).

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Find Bhowani Junction by Masters, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.

COVID Update. Ap Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here. First published in in the wake of the partition of India, John Masters' great novel Bhowani Junction has increased in stature over the years.

Standing between E.M. Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth /5(38).

You can almost smell the mixture of dust, oil, and human sweat as the train pulls into Bhowani Junction. © John Masters (P) Recorded Books, LLC More from the same.John Masters evokes the tensions and conflicts that accompanied the birth of modern India in his classic novel Bhowani Junction.

Set in the late 's in the wake of partition it has become one of the great novels of India, alongside E.M. Forster's A Passage to India. Savage and his troops were sent out to Bhowani Junction in early to keep the railways running smoothly (to facilitate the British withdrawal).

As his train pulls into Bhowani, Savage finds the station a scene of unutterable confusion – it’s been flooded by Congress party workers, led by Surabhai (Abraham Sofaer), in a peaceful attempt.