The city of Devi: A Novel

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Resolving to reunite with her missing physicist husband as Mumbai is evacuated in the wake of a nuclear threat, statistician Sarita journeys through the surreal landscape of a dangerous near-abandoned city in the company of a prolific companion and meets an incarnation of the patron goddess Devi Ma. Simultaneous.
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subject_facet Ethnic conflict -- South Asia -- Fiction, Mumbai (India) -- Fiction, Nuclear warfare -- Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction, Women statisticians -- Fiction
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