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By Suresh Kohli,K. A. Abbas

ISBN-10: 9351772500

ISBN-13: 9789351772507

a night in Calcutta is a set of celebrated author and award-winning film-maker K.A. Abbas's such a lot memorable tales. His frequently crisp narratives and ambitious plotlines, trained as deeply through historic element as they're through modern politics, succeed in into the commonly used to attract out startling truths.

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