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Death of a Guru: A Remarkable True Story of One Man's Search for Truth
Rabindranath R. Maharaj
0890814341
July 1986
Paperback
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A Perfect Pledge
Rabindranath Maharaj
0374230706
October 2005
Hardcover
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From Publishers Weekly
Narpat is his Trinidadian village's scolding iconoclast and most vocal critic—a sort of King Lear of the sugarcane fields. He scorns his neighbors for their rum drinking, laziness, bad diet and use of electricity. Year upon year, his overworked wife, three daughters and one son, Jeeves, form a captive audience in this bittersweet and affectionate portrait spanning two decades. Age 55 by the time Jeeves is born in 1961 (a year before Trinidad's independence), within a few years Narpat runs for county councilor on a "futurist" platform and a promise to settle his fellow farmers' dispute with the local landowner. Meanwhile, Jeeves attends school, where variously incompetent and abusive teachers drone in stark contrast to Narpat and his practical autodidact's wisdom. As Jeeves watches his father's influence...


Homer in Flight
Rabindranath Maharaj
0864922205
Apr 1997
Paperback
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Homer in Flight
Rabindranath Maharaj
0864923007
Apr 2000
Audio Cassette - Unabridged
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