Orwell draws on his years of experience in India to tell this story of the waning days of British imperialism. A handful of Englishmen living in a settlement in Burma congregate in the European Club, drink whiskey, and argue over an impending order to admit a token Asian.
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Review: Burmese DaysUser Review - Marks54 - Goodreads
This is George Orwell's first novel, based on his experiences as a police officer in Burma after WWI. It is a dark story that is most notable as a harsh criticism of the British Raj in the final years ... Read full review
Review: Burmese Days, Keep the Aspidistra Flying, Coming Up for AirUser Review - Mad Russian the Traveller - Goodreads
This book is a three novel collection of (to some) the lesser known novels of Orwell. I have finished the first Story, "Burmese Days", and if the other novels are as good as this one, my rating will ... Read full review