The Village in the Jungle: A Novel

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Eland, 2005 - Fiction - 209 pages
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This novel, set in Ceylon, follows the lives of a handful of villagers hacking out a fragile existence in a jungle where indiscriminate growth, indifferent fate and malevolent neighbours constantly threaten to overwhelm them.

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Woolf (Virginia's hubby) was a colonial administrator. That experience provided the background for his 1913 novel, which tells the story of the harsh lives of Ceylonese (now Sri Lanka) villagers, who ... Read full review

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