Baumgartner’s Bombay by Anita Desai

In "Baumgartner's Bombay" by Anita Desai, the story revolves around Hugo Baumgartner, a German Jew who fled to India during World War II. Set in Bombay, the novel explores the themes of identity, displacement, and the search for belonging. As the narrative unfolds, Hugo's life becomes entwined with that of the city's street children, leading to a poignant and thought-provoking exploration of love, loss, and the complexities of human connections.

The 9352nd greatest book of all time


Published
1988
Nationality
Indian
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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