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 - Shaun - Goodreads
While not as popular as his classics Animal Farm and 1984, Burmese Days is just as complex, just as politically motivated, and just as fulfilling. Orwell's ability to deliver a biting social ... Read full review
Review: Burmese DaysUser Review - Helen - Goodreads
I tend to hold back a bit when it comes to reviewing books chalked up as 'classics' since behind every classic book is a classic author with an inevitable legion of fans convinced every word they ... Read full review