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 - Sabah - Goodreads
I loved this book but found it too harrowing to possibly even contemplate reading it again. A stark display of how Imperialism really does not work and a more apt reminder needed more so now than ever before. Read full review
Review: Burmese DaysUser Review - Ved Gupta - Goodreads
Expected things keep happening in unexpected and comic ways. Although, at some places, Orwell was simply ranting against system and it was conspicuous that the character and author are quite out of sync. Read full review