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On the Grand Trunk Road - a Journey Into South Asia by  Steve Coll - First Edition. - 1994 - from The Bookstore and Biblio.co.uk

On the Grand Trunk Road - a Journey Into South Asia

by Coll, Steve

Condition: Fine/Very Good


Westminister MD: Times Books, 1994. Clean Tight Volume >no names or marks. Priced DJ is Clean w/crease to front flap, light rub to gloss. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

Available for the first time in paperback, Steve Coll's trek across a socially and politically damaged South Asia Bestselling author Steve Coll is one of the preeminent journalists of the twenty-first century. His last two books, the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ghost Wars and New York Times bestseller The Bin Ladens , have been praised for their creative insight and complex yet compelling narratives-and have put him on par with journalists such as the legendary Bob Woodward. Now, for the first time ever, the paperback edition of On the Grand Trunk Road is finally available, revised and updated with new material. Focusing on Coll's journeys in conflict-ridden India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Afghanistan as a bureau chief for The Washington Post, On the Grand Trunk Road reveals a little-seen area of the world where violence, corruption, and greed have had devastating effects on South Asians from all walks of life.




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