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Author Karunatilaka, Shehan.

Title The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel / Shehan Karunatilaka.

Imprint Minneapolis, MN : Graywolf Press, c2011.


Description 397 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note "First published by Jonathan Cape, a division of Random House Group Ltd, London, as Chinaman"--T.p. verso.
Summary "Aging sportswriter W.G. Karunasena's liver is shot. As his health fades, he embarks on a frantic search for missing cricketer Pradeep Mathew, whose virtuosic bowling was once legendary. En route he discovers a six-fingered coach, a Tamil Tiger warlord, and unsettling truths about his country and its beloved sport."--P. [4] of cover.
Subject Mathew, Pradeep Sivanathan, 1965- -- Fiction.
Cricket players -- Sri Lanka -- Fiction.
Sportswriters -- Sri Lanka -- Fiction.
Added Title Chinaman
ISBN 9781555976118

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