Kim by Rudyard Kipling

Kim by Rudyard Kipling

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Kimball O'Hara is the orphaned son of a British soldier and a half-caste opium addict in India. While running free through the streets of Lahore as a child he befriends a British secret service agent. Later, attaching himself to a Tibetan Lama on a quest to be freed from the Wheel of Life, Kim becomes the Lama's disciple, but is also used by the British to carry…  See more details below

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Kimball O'Hara is the orphaned son of a British soldier and a half-caste opium addict in India. While running free through the streets of Lahore as a child he befriends a British secret service agent. Later, attaching himself to a Tibetan Lama on a quest to be freed from the Wheel of Life, Kim becomes the Lama's disciple, but is also used by the British to carry messages to the British commander in Umballa. Kim's trip with the Lama along the Grand Trunk Road is only the first great adventure in the novel...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011918117
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
11/02/2010
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
292,293
File size:
243 KB

Meet the Author

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling's works often celebrate the British Empire through tales and poems of British soldiers in India and his tales for children (THE JUNGLE BOOK). He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907.

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