Author: Qurratulain Hyder
Publisher: Kitab Bhavan
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8122501516
The classic in its Hindi translation from Urdu original won the Jnanpith award, India's highest literary Award for Indian languages.
This great novel is easily one of the most discussed novel in contemporary India and widely acclaimed as a literary landmark
It is a magnificient tale which flows through Maghadhan Patliputra , the kingdom of oudh, the British Raj and into a time of independence