Kim (Paperback)

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La obra maestra de Kipling y una de las grandes narraciones de todos los tiempos.
Obra maestra de Kipling y una de las grandes narraciones de todos los tiempos, "Kim"cuenta la historia de Kimball O'Hara, a quien todos llaman Kim, huerfano de un soldado del regimiento irlandes. La accion transcurre en la India colonial britanica, donde el joven y astuto Kim conoce a un lama tibetano que cambiara el curso de su vida. El lama se propone encontrar un rio mistico, y el muchacho decide acompanarlo y guiarlo, pero al mismo tiempo el viaje esconde una mision que prefigura su futuro como miembro de los servicios secretos.
-Ningun otro escritor occidental ha entendido la India comoKipling.- SalmanRushdie.

About the Author


Rudyard Kipling was born Joseph Rudyard Kipling in Bombay, India in 1865. At the age of five, he was sent to England to be educated. He later returned to India, where he worked as a journalist and writer before traveling the world. He subsequently made his home in England, India, the United States, and South Africa. Kipling wrote The Jungle Books while living with his wife and young children in the United States near Brattleboro, Vermont. By the time The Jungle Books were published in 1894 and 1895, Kipling had become one of the most famous writers in England. In 1907, he became the first English-language writer to receive the Nobel Prize in literature. He died in England in 1936.

Product Details
ISBN: 9788490325537
ISBN-10: 8490325537
Publisher: Debolsillo
Publication Date: October 29th, 2013
Pages: 365
Language: Spanish