Burmese Days

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Burmese Days

By George Orwell

Harvest Books, Paperback, 9780156148504, 288pp.

Publication Date: March 20, 1974


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.