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By Robert Paul Roth

The time is the past due Forties. where is India at the eve of independence. A historical past professor and his spouse -- Ivar and Maren Lagerstrom -- arrive at a undertaking university within the southeastern city of Chinnapur. We stick with Ivar and Maren as they discover ways to negotiate Indian society and as they undergo trials of climate and affliction. yet graver crises are coming.

Chinnapur is instantly changing into a haven for refugees. whilst the communist city chairman foments a revolt of Koya tribesmen opposed to the inflow, a slaughter starts and throws the city into chaos.

Robert Paul Roth has created a human-interest story during which characters less than duress develop into automobiles for major social and political remark. supplying greater than political remark or neighborhood colour, in spite of the fact that, Freedom finally unearths the irony of small-town existence in doubtful occasions. Brimming with compelling characters, this novel brings readers as regards to ambiguities in either missionary job and political empire.

Robert Paul Roth is Professor Emeritus at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota. he's the writer of 'Story and fact' (1973), 'The Theater of God' (1985), and 'Divine Disclosure' (2006).

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