Burmese Days

By George Orwell
(Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780156148504, 288pp.)

Publication Date: March 1974

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Audio Cassette, Hardcover, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, Paperback, Paperback

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Description

Orwell draws on his years of experience in India to tell this story of the waning days of British imperialism. A handful of Englishmen living in a settlement in Burma congregate in the European Club, drink whiskey, and argue over an impending order to admit a token Asian.




About the Author

GEORGE ORWELL (1903-1950) was born in India and served with the Imperial Police in Burma before joining the Republican Army in the Spanish Civil War. Orwell was the author of six novels as well as numerous essays and nonfiction works.

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