Sacred River

  • 160 Pages
  • 3.87 MB
  • English

Haskell House Pub Ltd
Criticism and interpretation, Joyce, James, Literary Crit
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8222166M
ISBN 100838319513
ISBN 139780838319512

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All rivers in India are sacred, and the Ganges most of all. Every year, more than one Sacred River book Hindu pilgrims journey to Benares to renew themselves in its waters.

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Peter Ackroyd is an award-winning historian, biographer, novelist, poet and broadcaster. He is the author of the acclaimed non-fiction bestsellers London: The Biography, Thames: Sacred River and London Under; biographies of figures including Charles Dickens, William Blake, Charlie Chaplin and Alfred Hitchcock; and a multi-volume history of England.3/5(7).

Lewin continues his world travels (Tiger Trek, Amazon Boy, The Reindeer People, ) with a trip to the banks of the Ganges in Benares to observe the pilgrimage of the Hindu faithful who bathe in her waters at dawn.

Lewin begins and ends with serene views of the river's mile-wide expanse. In between, with no more than one or two sentences per spread, the text functions as captions to the.

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