The Mahabharata

The Mahabharata

A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic

Book - 2000 | University of Chicago Press ed.
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Growing from an oral tradition of ballads based on historic events in India, the Mahabharata was passed down and extended through the centuries, becoming the longest poem ever written. R. K. Narayan provides a superb rendition in an abbreviated and elegant retelling of this great epic.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2000.
Edition: University of Chicago Press ed.
ISBN: 9780226568225
Branch Call Number: 294.5923 N218
Characteristics: xviii, 182 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Alternative Title: Mahābhārata


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