Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser 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
KIPLING SAHIB: India and the Making of Rudyard KiplingUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Historian Allen (God's Terrorists, 2005, etc.) chronicles the British author's early years.Allen is a particularly apt Kipling biographer—"I was born to write this book," he writes—because his great ... Read full review