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Forster's A Passage to India and the acclaimed works of later writers such as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie, Bhowani Junction is both a richly intriguing novel and a superb evocation of the tensions and conflicts at the birth of modern India. $11.99. The story is told as a reminisce of his time in at Bhowani Junction by departing British Colonel Rodney Savage (Steward Granger) to his cabinmate General Ackerby (Ronald Adam) as he begins to head by train back to England. This item is available to borrow from 2 library branches. In this his fourth novel against a setting of India, John Masters has chosen an almost contemporary period, shortly prior to the recognition of the independence of India, for another novel of violence. John Masters’s most popular book is Bhowani Junction. Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India. An illustration of an open book. I particularly liked the way he dealt with the three main characters. 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The plot of Bhowani Junction is told from three separate points of view with the narrative voices of Victoria Jones (the product of a mixed marriage of English and Indian parents); her one-time lover, Patrick Taylor, also from a mixed family and the main character, Rodney Savage, a … Bhowani Junction has 10 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Bhowani Junction By John Masters Published 1954 The Viking Press. Publication date 1954 Publisher New York, Viking Press Collection The item Bhowani Junction, : a novel represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Old Colony Library Network. 'Bhowani Junction', along with Masters' other Indian novels, now takes its place alongside E.M. Forster's 'A Passage to India' and the acclaimed works of such later writers as Paul Scott and Salman Rushdie. Audio. 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