Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling

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Little, Brown, 2007 - Authors, English - 426 pages
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Charles Allen traces the Indian experiences of Kipling's parents, Lockwood and Alice, and reveals what kind of culture the young writer was born into and then returned to when still a teenager.

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User Review  - Dejah_Thoris - LibraryThing

In the Preface of Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling author Charles Allen mentions how very obsessive Kipling was about his privacy and the lengths to which he went (demanding ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edoardo Albert - Goodreads

An engaging and interesting account of Kipling's childhood in India, his unhappy return to England at the age of six, and his return to the country of his birth after he left school, and the six and a ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Allen was born in India, where six generations of his family served under the Raj.

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